Some residents in Athens, Tennessee will experience a planned power outage on the night of August 20.

Beginning at 11 p.m., power division crews of the Athens Utilities Board will be relocating a large concrete power pole.

Locations affected will be:

  • A small section along the west side of Congress Parkway
  • From Redfern Drive South to around Carter Road
  • Lee Manor Apartments
  • A small portion of Kenneth Street
  • Both the 'low and high' sections of Mt. Verd Road

The work is expected to take two or three hours.