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Police and fire


Power to downtown traffic lights restored

Power has been restored to the 18 city traffic lights that were shut down after a power outage Sunday afternoon, according to city spokesman Frank Suarez.

All of the signals in the downtown area are now functioning, Suarez said.

A power outage shut down 18 city traffic signals Sunday afternoon according to city spokesman Frank Suarez.

The area affected by the power outage included Superior to Jefferson streets and Broadway to Calhoun street.

According to Indiana Michigan Power's website, nearly 2,800 Allen County residents were without power as of 2 p.m., but all had power by 2:30 p.m.

Crews placed temporary stop signs while the power was out.