The traffic lights at Locust St (rte 35) and Poplar St (rte 62) are not fully functional at this time. The town electric department is aware of the problem and attempting to fix them. At this time, we do not know how long they will be down. Please exercise caution and courtesy when passing through the intersection.
The Danvers Water Dept. is currently working on a water break in the Woodvale area. The issue is widespread, affecting service in many areas, and is being addressed.
There is currently a water break in the area of Purchase and Ash Streets. The police, water and street departments are currently working to assess and remedy the situation. Seek alternate routes and expect issues with the water service in the area.
UPDATE: Power has been restored in most areas, excluding immediate areas around Damon St. and some of the ball fields.
Widespread power outage affecting many homes and traffic lights in Danvers due to tree down on power lines. Police, Fire, Electric Dept., Forestry and Street Dept. are all aware and they are working collectively to fix the problem. We have no estimated time that it will be fixed, however the power is not expected to be restored for at least a couple hours.
There is currently a power outage in the northwest part of town. This includes, but is not limited to, areas on and around Rt. 1, Rt. 62 and North St. Electric Light has been notified and is investigating the problem. At this time, we are unaware of the cause and do not how long the power will be out.