09/11/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Eldora Mountain Resort SUING Contractor Over Presidents' Day Weekend Power-Outage

Eldora Mountain Resort is suing a utilities contractor that cut an electrical service line to the resort while excavating in the area on Presidents Day weekend, forcing the resort to close for a day and lose "significant" revenue, according to a lawsuit filed in Boulder County District Court.

Paonia LLC, based in Colorado Springs, was doing excavation work on Feb. 13 -- the Saturday before Presidents' Day on Monday -- when they cut an electrical service line that provided power to the Boulder County resort, according to the lawsuit filed last week.

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