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Georgia Power celebrates Lineman Appreciation Week

(WTVM) – Georgia Power has recognized a group of their employees with week during its Lineman Appreciation.

Throughout the week, GP has been inviting its customers, employees and anyone else whose lives have been positively impacted by a lineman's work to sign a digital thank you card.

You can sign a card by clicking here. This is the third year of the weekly recognition.

In addition to the online card, Georgians can follow the conversation and events from around the country by using #ThankALineman on Facebook, Twitter and various other social media platforms.

"Our line crews are our first line of defense against outages due to severe weather and other causes, working safely in cities and counties across the state to ensure that reliable power is available for customers all day, every day," said Leslie Sibert, vice president of distribution for Georgia Power. "At Georgia Power, we're proud to acknowledge the commitment of our men and women in the field and to join with others in our state, and nationwide, to say 'thank you' this week.'"

For more information on Georgia Power's Lineman Appreciation Week, click here.

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