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Preparing Pepco for a storm

The Post has run numerous articles about Pepco’s awful track record for keeping the power on and restoring it after it goes out, so I wanted to share an e-mail I sent to Pepco customer service Thursday morning:

“Dear Pepco:

“I wanted to draw your attention to a storm developing in the Atlantic Ocean that threatens our region early next week. Given that your excuse for our lights going out for days nearly every time it rains is that you can’t predict severe weather events, [I] just wanted to make sure you got a heads up on this storm.

“Your service record in our neighborhood is atrocious. Please do a better job in the future.”

Mike Meenan, Chevy Chase

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