Power has been restored to downtown Washington. According to Alliant Energy 520 customers were without power a portion of Thursday morning. At approximately 11:20 a.m. power was knocked out to the downtown area including KCII Radio, City Hall, and the Washington Chamber of Commerce. KCII was able to be live on air with our emergency backup generators. The outage also caused traffic lights in the downtown district to be dark. At about 11:50 a.m. the source of the issue was located and crews were able to fix the problem. The cause of the outage has not been released.