Downtown power outage should be resolved by 5 p.m.

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 08, 2023 6:37 PM CT | Published: September 08, 2023 12:32 PM CT

Memphis Light, Gas and Water said a failure at Substation 3 caused the outage, and there are multiple crews trying trying to restore power.


Memphis Light Gas & Water power outage Downtown Memphis
Keely Brewer

Keely Brewer

Keely Brewer is a Report for America corps member covering environmental impacts on communities of color in Memphis. She is working in partnership with the Ag & Water Desk, a sustainable reporting network aimed at telling water and agriculture stories across the Mississippi River Basin.


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