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Landline service to be interrupted Tuesday

Telus relocating cable in Pinecrest Estates area, south of Whistler


Landline service provided by Telus in the Pinecrests Estates area will be interrupted for about two hours overnight Tuesday, July 29 due to construction on the Sea to Sky Highway.

Telus is relocating a cable as part of the highway upgrade.

Service, including local, long distance and 911 will be unavailable for about two hours sometime between 11 p.m. July 29 and 4 a.m. July 30 due to the construction work. The cable is being relocated overnight to minimize inconvenience.

Wireless services, including 911 calls, will not be affected.

Local emergency operations personnel have been notified and are taking the appropriate measures.

Customers with an alarm system connected to their phone line should contact their alarm service provider before the outage to advise them the service may be affected by a brief interruption of service sometime between 11 p.m. July 29 and 4 a.m. July 30.