Outages and Updates

When power outages occur, it can be frustrating. WSTE is committed to ensuring the best quality and will be working hard to restore power as soon as possible when an outage occurs.  View our updates and outage map below to see current outages and what we are doing about it.

Posted on

Winter Storm Update 8:00pm

Msg from Washington Parish Comm Dist LA: The city of Bogalusa and Town of Franklinton’s 911 systems are down due to AT&T phone line outages. If you have an emergency within the city limits of Bogalusa please call 985-732-3611. If you have an emergency within the Town of Franklinton please call 985-839-4474. All 911 calls

Posted on

Winter Storm Outage Update 4:50pm

Our employees were are working very hard ….especially the crews who are in these extreme conditions. We currently have 1207 Tangipahoa Parish 1637. Washington Parish 2845 Total outages

Posted on

Winter Storm Outage Update 4:30pm

With temperatures currently freezing and the possibility of long duration of power outage, Washington Parish Fire District #9 will be opening their doors as a warming shelter for citizens who have lost power and are in need of sheltering due to the extreme cold temperatures. Citizens are asked to bring bedding, medication, comfort items and

Posted on

Winter Storm Outage Update 4:30pm

Councilman Gloria Kates along with Pastor Kenon Grant with the Union Kingdom of God will be opening his church as a warming shelter for those in need of a warm safe place to stay.   Citizens are asked to bring bedding, medication, comfort items and other personal hygiene items.  Mask and COVID 19 protocols will be

Posted on

Winter Storm Outage Update 3:30pm

Please report all outages to 1-866-672-9773 or use your SmartHub app. We appreciate your patience as we work safely to restore your power

Posted on

Winter Storm Outage Update 3:15pm

Our Springhill substation is back up. We have lots of fallen trees down causing outages. Approximately 8,000 without power

Posted on

Winter Storm Outage Update 3:00pm

2-15-2021 3:00 PM   The winter storm that is hitting northern Tangipahoa and Washington Parishes has caused major damage to our distribution lines throughout this service area. Some of the harder hit areas may be without power for an extended period of time, possibly overnight. WST crews will be working through the night to restore

To Report Power Outages Call: 1-866-672-9773