For Immediate Release
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (July 10, 2017) - In celebration of
National Lineworker Appreciation Day, Atlantic City Electric (ACE) salutes the
men and women who work tirelessly, day-in and day-out, to provide safe and
reliable energy to customers across the region.
Today celebrates hundreds
of overhead and underground line workers who operate and maintain our electric infrastructure.
We count on our employees to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days
a week, sometimes in challenging conditions including holidays to keep the
lights on for customers.
"Our lineworkers are
critical to delivering on our promise to safely and reliably power the homes,
businesses and economies of the customers and communities we serve," said Tyler
Anthony, Pepco Holdings senior vice president and chief operating officer. "Their
work does not go unnoticed, and we ask everyone to join us as we celebrate
To honor the
nation's lineworkers, a resolution was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives
designating July 10, 2017 as National Lineworker Appreciation Day. Atlantic
City Electric joins utility companies across the nation, including Exelon
sister utilities BGE, ComEd, Delmarva Power, PECO and Pepco, in honoring all
utility workers - both on the lines and in the field.
Join utilities nationwide in saying thank you by using the
hashtag #thankalineworker on social media.
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Source, Atlantic City Electric's Online News Hub.
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