Though most Lost Islanders now have power back, there are many who don’t – and won’t – until their damaged homes pass electrical inspections. For safety reasons, LIPA says it cannot restore power until these approvals take place.
If you’re not sure if your home requires an electrical an inspection, call one of these numbers below to find out if you’re in the surge zone. These are also the numbers to coordinate an inspection. The counties are paying for the inspections.
Village of Mastic Beach 631-281-232
Village of Patchogue 631-475-4300 (press 5)