1,700 without power in Niskayuna, Colonie

 — National Grid is reporting a power outage for sections of Niskayuna and Colonie impacting nearly 1,700 customers.

The outage began at about 10 a.m. and power is expected to be restored by 2:30 p.m., according to the National Grid Web site.

A map provided by National Grid has the outage centered around the Town of Colonie Golf Course and extending into Niskayuna just short of Mohawk Commons, but not including the Commons.