Southeast Omaha outage restored at 4:46 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 
4:55 p.m.

A squirrel caused the outage this afternoon in southeast Omaha, but OPPD crews repaired the cable and restored power at 4:46 p.m.

The circuit locked out at 3:35 p.m., affecting customers in an area bound by B Street to W Street, 13th Street to 27th Street. Approximately 1,320 customers were impacted.

To Report Downed Lines or Outages

Please call  1-800-554-OPPD (6773) or report online.

For convenience, OPPD provides customers many ways to track and report outages.

Report an outage:
• Report outages online at
• Call 1-800-554-OPPD (6773) from anywhere in the service area.
• Use the OPPDconnect app, for users of Apple’s iPhone®, iPod Touch® and iPad®. Download OPPDconnect free from the App Store. Android users may download the App through Google Play.

Regardless of how you report the outage, your information is processed electronically and forwarded so that corrective action can be taken as quickly as possible.

Track Outages:
• For timely updates on weather-related outages, follow OPPD at
• To visit OPPD's outage maps, click here.
• View outage maps and get Twitter updates by downloading the OPPDconnect app.

Following are some other related resources that may be helpful in the event of  major storm-related outages:

For severe storm information and tips, click here.

For more information on this and other topics, please go to the OPPD homepage