Wind damage impacted area residents in December

Wind damage – It’s been a windy winter so far, with more than one storm impacting area residents.

High winds also battered the region earlier in the month, causing problems such as this downed tree, which resulted in the closure of a one-block section of Elora Street in Harriston on Dec. 11. Locally, power outages were reported in Drayton and Palmerston that weekend, while province-wide, Hydro One reported 280,000 customers lost power on Dec. 11.