PLANO, Texas (1080 KRLD) – A major power outage affecting Plano City Hall and other municipal government offices is expected to continue well into this afternoon.

Plano City Spokesperson Mary Grube says the main power generator failed this morning, releasing smoke in the basement.

Grube says the city’s website is also down, but is expected to come back up by early afternoon.

Plano’s emergency operations are not affected by the outage, and Grube says residents are able to make 911 calls.

Stay with 1080 KRLD and for updates on this developing story.

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