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Upcoming PG&E Presentation on the Community Wildfire Safety Program and Public Safety Power Shutoff

Post Date:06/28/2019 4:39 PM

Representatives from Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) will be presenting to the Mendocino County Board of Supervisors at the July 9, 2019, Board meeting about PG&E’s Community Wildfire Safety Program which the company is implementing in response to the devastating wildfires California experienced in 2017 and 2018. 

The Community Wildfire Safety Program is made up of three categories: real-time monitoring and intelligence, new and enhanced safety measures, and system hardening and resiliency.  PG&E will also be providing a presentation on their Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) program to reduce wildfire danger by turning off electric power during forecasted extreme weather conditions.

Interested parties and the public are encouraged to attend.  The presentation will begin at 1:30 or soon thereafter.

What:      PG&E’s Wildfire Safety Program and Public Safety Power Shutoff Presentation

When:     Tuesday, July 9 at 1:30 p.m.

Where:    Board Chambers, 501 Low Gap Road, Room 1070, Ukiah, CA 95482

Who:       Representatives from PG&E

Live Online: This presentation will be streamed live on the Mendocino County YouTube Channel.

For more information, please contact the Executive Office at (707) 463-4441.