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Georgia Power says 'thank you' to linemen

It's Georgia Power's appreciation week for linemen. (Source:WALB) It's Georgia Power's appreciation week for linemen. (Source:WALB)
The facility in Albany has 14 linemen. (Source:WALB) The facility in Albany has 14 linemen. (Source:WALB)
Daniel Crawford, Georgia Power lineman (Source:WALB) Daniel Crawford, Georgia Power lineman (Source:WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Georgia Power is celebrating the work of thousands of linemen across the state who help keep keep your lights on.

14 linemen work out of the Georgia Power office in Albany.

Daniel Crawford said that being a linemen runs in his family. 

"I love working outdoors. I love helping the community, and I have a lot of family members to do this kind of work," said Crawford.

This is the fourth year Georgia Power has partnered with other electric utilities in the state to say "thank you" to the men and women who work to provide reliable electric service to customers. 

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