Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) workers Jordan Sauer, left, and William MacAleese, load plastic bags to be filled with sand at a BGE storage yard in Baltimore Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. Util

 

              Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) workers Jordan Sauer, left, and William MacAleese, load plastic bags to be filled with sand at a BGE storage yard in Baltimore Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. Util
Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) workers Jordan Sauer, left, and William MacAleese, load plastic bags to be filled with sand at a BGE storage yard in Baltimore Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. Utilities and governments on the East Coast are preparing for Hurricane Sandy, which is expected to bring extreme weather to the region beginning Sunday. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)