Service disruptions on March 19 and 20 in Downtown, Davao City

Davao Light and Power Co., Inc. will conduct switching power interruptions on March 19, Sunday, and March 20, Monday, affecting customers in the downtown area of Davao City. This service disruption will be necessary to facilitate the deloading of NGCP’s Davao Substation for the preventive maintenance of their power transformer.

The first power interruption will be for 30 minutes, anytime between 12:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 19, to transfer affected loads to nearby substations. Normalization or the return of loads back to their normal setup will be on Monday, March 20, for 30 minutes anytime between 1:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Specifically affected are customers along Sta Ana Ave. from crossing Gempesaw St. to Holy Cross Davao, and neighboring areas; along Quezon Boulevard from Sta. Ana Police Station up to Bolton Bridge; including Don Julian Rodriguez Children's Park, Brgy 31-D Gymnasium, Brgy 21-C Covered Court, Piapi Public Market, Mini Forest Boulevard, Salmonan Fish Market, Almendras Gymnasium, LTO, Felcris Centrale and neighboring areas.

Also affected are customers along Gempesaw Street, and neighboring areas; San Pedro Square and nearby areas; along CM Recto St. from Bonifacio Monument to RCBC, and neighboring areas; and those along Magallanes Street from Wisons Shopping Center to Bonifacio Monument to Magallanes Elementary School, including Grand Menseng Hotel, Bolton Extension, and neighboring areas.

Customers along Quimpo-Boulevard Diversion Road from Bolton Bridge to Frances Inn, and neighboring areas; along Bonifacio Street from Quezon Boulevard Junction to CM Recto Intersection, and neighboring areas; as well as those along T.Monteverde St. from Leon Garcia Junction to Gempesaw intersection; including Sta Ana Pier, and neighboring areas will also experience these power interruptions.

Davao Light apologizes for the inconvenience brought about by these scheduled power interruptions. But it will exert all efforts to restore electric service as scheduled or earlier. However, there may be instances where restoration may extend beyond the schedule due to unavoidable circumstances.

Safety is of paramount importance to the company and Davao Light reminds the public to always take extra precautions when passing by activity area/s where line repairs and maintenance are being done. Please heed and follow warning signs, especially in areas where personnel operate heavy equipment.

Please contact our 24/7 Customer Contact Service at 229-3572, 655-3572 (Panabo), 0917-864-2793 (Globe), or 0920-970-1357 (Smart) for any power interruption that will fall outside the given schedule.