Power restored in downtown Grand Rapids

Posted at 8:23 AM, Apr 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-26 09:38:48-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A large portion of downtown Grand Rapids was without power for a short time this morning.

The outage happened around 8:00am and affected city hall, the Grand Rapids Police Department and the Van Andel Arena.  There is no word yet on a cause.  The City of Grand Rapids tells us that power was restored at city hall at about 8:30am.

All power was restored in the area around 9 a.m.

You can check local power outages on the Consumer Energy Outage Map.