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CDE Lightband continues work on Clarksville Power Outage

Clarksville Department of Electricity - CDE - CDE LightbandClarksville, TN – CDE Lightband crews are continuing to get power restored in Clarksville. CDE has a total of 57 crews working on our system – the most they have ever had.

Currently, there are 4,416 customers without power in Clarksville.


  • Downed Lines: DO NOT go near them! Always assume the lines are hot and dangerous.
  • Critical Customers: If you are dependent on life-sustaining medical devices, please make other arrangements. We can’t give an exact estimate for each home on when power will be restored.
  • Generators: If you are using a generator, never run it inside your home or garage. For more information on generator safety, please visit: https://bit.ly/31JDB3o
  • Reporting Outages: If you receive a text that your power has been restored, but it’s actually not…text the word OUT to 85700 or click this link.

CDE has appreciated all of the community support for our workers.

About CDE Lightband

CDE Lightband, the municipal electric and broadband provider for the City of Clarksville, offers electric, internet, video and voice services to customers within the Clarksville city limits. CDE Lightband serves over 80,000 metered homes and businesses with electric service and nearing 30,000 customers with broadband services over our Fiber to the Premise Network.

CDE Lightband provides reliable utilities delivered at the speed of light. Our service area, consisting of 100 square miles within the municipal boundaries, includes 892 miles of power lines and 960 miles of fiber optic cable.

Our world-class Fiber Optic Network keeps electric costs low and allows us to deliver exceptional products and constant innovation. The network provides savings of over $1 million annually in operating costs and provides over $5 million annually in income for electrical grid improvements that result in half as many large scale power outages compared to peer cities.

Additionally, access to our network increases home values by 3% or an average of over $5,000, according to the Fiber to the Home Council. Based in large part on access to the superior digital products provided by CDE Lightband, Clarksville has been designated a first 50 “Next Century City.”

CDE Lightband offers Electricity, Internet, Digital TV and Telephone services with blazing fast speed and superior performance … with the additional convenience of 24/7 local support and bundling all your utilities into a single bill.

Our staff includes 200 full-time employees, a management team with over 100 years of combined industry expertise and governance provided by a board of five local business leaders.

For more information, visit their website at www.cdelightband.com


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