Where Are Power Outages in Smithtown?

Let us know what streets are still without power.

More than one week after Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the East Coast and knocked out power for nearly 1 million Long Islanders, there are still thousands of Long Island Power Authority customers in the Smithtown area in the dark.

Patch is compiling a list of exactly what parts of the area are waiting for power. Use the comments section below to post the name of a street, business or intersection you know is still without electricity, and if you've heard from LIPA yet.

(For safety reasons, do not list specific addresses just street names and cross streets.)

George Moschouris November 08, 2012 at 07:45 PM
10 sunny road st.james cross street oak street moschouris
Janine November 08, 2012 at 07:51 PM
2nd Street St. James
citizencage November 08, 2012 at 07:57 PM
2nd Street, Saint James. 3rd Avenue, Saint James. At least 3 block radius is without power.
Yadda Yadda November 08, 2012 at 07:57 PM
washington avenue (north end) in St. james
Pongo66 November 08, 2012 at 08:45 PM
Brilner Drive and Dale Lane, Smithtown
Keith Gold November 08, 2012 at 08:51 PM
Agreed. I'm right down the road from you. Hilltop & Dillmont. Power is still out and the temp is dropping in the house pretty fast.
T Brown November 08, 2012 at 08:52 PM
Sheryl Crescent intersecting Sandy, Scott , Erita and Winslow Drives in Smithtown. No power since Oct 29.
jeremiah bullfrog November 08, 2012 at 08:54 PM
More customers out this afternoon than this morning! Way to go LIPA and the powers that be! Maybe if the politicians were a little more "on hand" (like Christie in NJ) , morale would be up, odd n even would have been in place last week, and they wouldnt have to hide their faces. Why couldnt this have happened 1 month before the elections, UUUGGGHHHH!
Kathy Bentley Caldarola November 08, 2012 at 09:32 PM
Vernon Place, Smithtown. Whole neighborhood still down since 10/29.
Karen Phillips November 08, 2012 at 09:34 PM
All of Astor Avenue in St James has no power since the storm. LIPA said it was to be powered up by Wed, Nov 7th?????????
Anne November 08, 2012 at 10:45 PM
Lower road. Since oct 29 as well.
Malinda Kachejian November 08, 2012 at 11:28 PM
No power on Brooksite Dr. From Higbie to Mark.
George November 08, 2012 at 11:33 PM
6th street St. James. There 3 broken utility poles. I guess LIPA ran out of poles, they must be waiting for the sapplings to grow a little taller before they can be cut!
squaw November 08, 2012 at 11:33 PM
Dillmont Drive in Smithtown. My neighbor still has a live wire hanging in her driverway!! We have now taped it to the tree stump. From the tree the neighbors took down because this woman was blocked in her house since the tree covered her driveway. NO one has been on this block. NO one has really helped us. Briefly if that. Live wires and still no power!!!!!!!
JK November 08, 2012 at 11:51 PM
My parents live there and haven't had it since 10/28.
Lipamustgo November 08, 2012 at 11:53 PM
Houses still without power on Hobson ave. need the wires connected to our houses. @george you need to get yours ahead of me @squaw it's insane zero response on a live wire @karen we have wine, I still cannot believe Astor hasn't been touched
Lynda LaCour November 09, 2012 at 01:00 AM
Got my power a few hours after my post. So grateful to have power again!
Pat spencer November 09, 2012 at 06:21 AM
Power ba k on Sandra Dr Hauppauge after 11 days thanks to workers from Outside Boston Ma. Thank to all of you
Goddess Particle November 09, 2012 at 08:31 AM
Hi, Pat Spencer, I am formerly of Smithtown and now live outside of Boston MA in Spencer! Granted, we ended up being on the fringe of this storm but we still had outages. We had our own weather debacle on Oct. 29 of last year with a snowstorm that left many of us without power for up to 10 days. The utility companies in New England were read the riot act this time around and informed that they needed to have a plan in place. This time, utility crews from other areas were brought into our region before the storm officially hit. We did not have to wait 17-24 hours for them to travel here after an outage, then scramble to find hotel accommodations. I saw a convoy of utility trucks with Indiana plates traveling in on the Mass Pike on Sunday, the day before Sandy arrived. Most areas were restored within 24-48 hours. We were thankful we missed the full impact, but the manpower was in place to get a jump on it if we did . Maybe LIPA will get its head out of its armpit next time and consider thinking ahead in a similar manner.
egglady November 09, 2012 at 11:30 AM
frank street off of 25a my friends whole block has power except her house which is the corner please get her power
George November 09, 2012 at 12:35 PM
I know someone who is "involved" in the restoration of power. It has not done me any good! Maybe I am to nice!!!
George November 09, 2012 at 12:36 PM
I meant "TOO"!
A B November 09, 2012 at 12:55 PM
Tall Tree Lane Smithtown, no power since the hurricane.
MaplePark82 November 09, 2012 at 02:14 PM
Broadway (Rt. 111 and Maple) is on. Alberta Court (one block north of Cross St. off of Mt. Pleasant) is up...both as of last night around 7pm. Anyone know about Hidden Ponds on rt. 347 across from Insignia? Pond View Lane, specifically.
SPF November 09, 2012 at 02:37 PM
Basswood Lane off of Brook lane and Talltree. Crews are in the neighborhood today!
localguy November 09, 2012 at 02:48 PM
Good morning everyone. Tonight is the 2nd night for the FOOD, CLOTHING and SUPPLIES drive for the VICTIMS OF HURRICANE SANDY at the SAINT JAMES FIREHOUSE ON ROUTE 25A. Please drop off whatever you can donate between the hours of 5pm-8pm tonight. We also will be accepting donations from 8am-12pm tomorrow morning. Here is a list of things that are needed: Winter Clothing Only (coats, hats, glov es, pants, boots, socks) Blankets; Sleeping Bags Duraflame Logs; Firewood Small Cooking Stoves Headlamps; Flashlights; AAA,AA,D,C Batteries Heavy Duty Garbage Bags; Garbage Pails Work Gloves; Rubber Gloves; Latex Gloves Shovels; Snow Shovels; Push Brooms; Mops Scrub Brushes; Buckets; Bleach Clorox Wipes; Paper Towels; Toilet Paper First Aid Supplies; Face Masks; Hand Warmers Baby Food and Supplies Adult/Baby Cough Medicine Easy to Prep/Eat Food; Pet Food; Instant Coffee Carbon Monoxide/Smoke Detectors Gatorade; Water; Juice Hammers; Crowbars; Tools Wheel Barrels; Hand Trucks; Step Ladders Plastic Eating Ware: Dishes, Utensils, Cups I hope to be able to get a truck out to Breezy Point by Saturday afternoon. PLEASE DONATE WHATEVER YOU CAN. THESE PEOPLE STILL NEED SO MUCH HELP AND YOU CAN HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE! PLEASE, PLEASE PLEASE SHARE AND REPOST! ALL HELP
common sense November 09, 2012 at 06:21 PM
off lake ave- 3rd street and 5 avenues it feeds( 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th).wires & poles intact. still waiting for tree to be removed and 1 wire reconnected. somehow it takes weeks to do a 15 minute fix cause all of st james in a hold pattern. shouldnt they do easy stuff quick?
A B November 09, 2012 at 06:26 PM
Lights are on Tall Tree Lane in Smithtown now! Still no phone for some (verizon customers?).
Kate T November 09, 2012 at 09:32 PM
Friends on Cedar St in St James are still without power as are six of their eight neighbors. No new crews have been seen since the first two houses got their power back. Additionally, friends on Hillside Ave are also without any power. News from Governor Cuomo stating that LIPA is short on telephone poles only adds to the continuing outages. Calls have been made both to LIPA and Senator John Flanagan's offices.
Jeanne November 11, 2012 at 03:48 AM
North side of Brook Lane connecting Maple and Brooksite had power for about an hour Sat evening. Got the call from LIPA asking to confirm power was restored but it went back out. Been out since 10/29.


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