To report an outage,
call Nebraska City Utilities at 402-873-3353
Remember that during storm season,
wind, rain and lightning can bring down trees and power lines.
If you see power lines on the ground, don't touch it and call the
Nebraska City Utilities immediately.
Some causes for electrical
||Lightning searches for the tallest
object to serve as a conductor. When lightning strikes
electrical equipment, it causes loss of power.
||The build up of ice and snow can
break lines and also tree limbs that can fall and damage lines.
||Severe wind can cause lines to
blow into tree limbs and causes interruptions. The wind can
also break tree limbs and cause them to fall on lines.
||Small animals that climb on poles,
transformers and fuses can cause an interruption of power.
||Digging by contractors can damage
underground electrical equipment.
||To maintain our equipment, we may
schedule a planned outage in some area. We will make every
effort to notify customers before planned outages, however, at
times it may not always be possible.