MEDIA RELEASE

Horizon Networks wishes to advise customers that we are monitoring the severe weather front closely, whilst

continuing to work with Council on plans to return residents in Edgecumbe to their homes. Additional staff are

available to assist in the event should the impact of the predicted front is greater than expected.

In the event of power outages, Horizon Networks advises all customers to contact their retailers in the first

instance and to treat ALL lines as live at ALL times.

For more information about preparing for natural disasters or civil emergencies, please visit the Civil Defence

website at www.getthru.govt.nz

People can also follow the Bay of Plenty Civil Defence Facebook page at www.facebook.com/bopcivildefence or

visit the Bay of Plenty Civil Defence website at www.bopcivildefence.govt.nz for information about how to get

ready before an event.

For radio updates listen to Sun FM 106.5