NewsCon Edison Media Relations
Contact: Michael Clendenin
Telephone: (212) 460-4111
For Immediate Release: August 15, 2003 9:00 a.m.
STATEMENT FROM CON EDISON
Con Edison's power restoration continued through the night, with electricity returned to nearly 1.5 million of its 3.1 million customers by 8:30 a.m. today. There is now power to all of Staten Island, more than half of Westchester County and the Bronx, and parts of Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan.