It was good to see that the county utilities department understands that our electric grid needs work. We only hope that things move along quickly.
As anyone who has lived here for any length of time knows, the power goes off way too often. And it is more than just an inconvenience.
At a public meeting this week at Fuller Lodge, John Arrowsmith, the new utilities director, and Steve Cummins, the deputy utilities manager, told the audience that over the next four years, the county will be fitted for a new electrical backbone.