An ice storm hit the Austin area the week of Jan. 30. Hundreds of thousands of residents and businesses lost power as ice-covered trees toppled power lines across the city.
Watch: Austin officials give an update on widespread power outages
Austin officials are holding another news conference Friday evening to discuss widespread power outages plaguing the city.
Mayor Kirk Watson, Travis County Judge Andy Brown, City Manager Spencer Cronk will speak, along with Austin Energy General Manager Jackie Sargent and Austin Water Director Shay Ralls Roalson. There are currently around 110,000 Austin Energy customers still without power. The utility says it no longer has an estimate for when power will be restored.
Watch the video of the Friday morning news conference below:
Watch video of Thursday evening's news conference below:
Watch video of Thursday morning's news conference below: