Tell us how power outages impacted you

Were you among the Michiganders affected by recent power outages? If so, the Free Press would like to hear from you.

Back-to-back outages swept through metro Detroit in late February and early March, following a rare ice storm and winter thundersnow. About 700,000 customers were left without power and utility companies, including DTE and Consumers Energy, have come under scrutiny over poor reliability.

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Frustrated customers say outages are not rare and demanded action at a town hall state regulators held last week. People lost food and medication. They had to leave behind cold homes. Some people were out of power for several days.

Tell us how you dealt with the outages.

This article originally appeared on Detroit Free Press: How did the recent power outages impact you?