Hurricane Sandy strikes Long Island Monday night, thousands of Long
Beach residents find themselves without power.
to the Long Island Power Authority
(LIPA) storm center website
, there are 8,143 out of 15,283 customers without power in the city as of 9:18 p.m. In total, 618,427 LIPA customers were without
power by mid Monday afternoon.
an outage to LIPA, call 1-800-490-0075 or text 'REG' to 695472 (myLIPA)
and then 'OUT.' For more important emergency contacts, tips and links, click here
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