Power outage closes Adams elementary school in Ypsilanti
A power outage has closed Adams elementary school in Ypsilanti today.
School officials asking parents to pick up students by 10:30 a.m. or provide the Adams staff with transportation instructions.”
Ypsilanti school district spokeswoman Emma Jackson said the outage was discovered too late to notify parents before the start of school this morning. DTE Energy told the district power would not be restored until late afternoon or early evening, she said.
DTE spokesman Alejandro Bodipo-Memba said a downed wire caused the power outage. DTE's power outage map indicated 364 customers were without electricity.
The school, a science, technology, engineering and math academy, is located at 503 Oak St. in Ypsilanti.