Deer Park Substation

Reliability Projects

We're making upgrades to enhance our system's ability to withstand extreme weather and meet energy demands.

Project Specifics

PSEG Long Island will be upgrading the Deer Park Substation within the existing substation property lines. The Deer Park Substation is located near the corner of Carlls Path and Long Island Avenue. The substation will be upgraded with new, storm-hardened electrical equipment so we can provide safe, consistent, and reliable electric service to businesses and residents in the area.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the timeline for the project?
    Construction is expected to begin June 2019 and will continue through the fall. 
  • What are the work hours?
    Crews are scheduled to work Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Will there be tree trimming?
    No.
  • Will the project include new poles or pole replacements?
    No.
  • Will there be any power outages?
    We do not anticipate any power outages related to this project. However, in the event that a brief outage is required, all affected customers will be notified in advance of any power outage.
  • Will there be any traffic interruptions?
    There may be minimal traffic disruptions along the project route. To ensure traffic moves safely, PSEG Long Island will provide cones, flagmen and signage at the work sites, as needed.
  • Do you have permission to do this work?
    PSEG Long Island has secured all necessary permits.
  • Whom can I contact for more information?
    Customers with questions about the project can contact PSEG Long Island Customer Service at 1-800-490-0025.

  
As always, customer and employee safety is our primary concern. Please be cautious when travelling near our construction work zones.


Posted date: May 10, 2019