When the Power Went Down, The Light Plant Went On

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Forest City experienced brief power outages on Thursday due to extremely high winds and ice that covered utility lines. Forest City Mayor Byron Ruiter explains the process of what it takes to get the community up and running once the power goes out.

Ruiter talked about the Forest City Light Plant Emergency Run and the role that Dairyland Power played in assisting he city during the crisis.