PG&E will set up more than 20 community centers

Pacific Gas and Electric says it will be setting up community centers with restrooms and electronic-device charging stations for people in counties affected by a power shutdown aimed at reducing wildfire risks.

Posted: Oct 24, 2019 10:08 AM

Pacific Gas and Electric says it will be setting up more than two dozen community centers with restrooms and electronic-device charging stations for people in counties affected by a power shutdown aimed at reducing wildfire risks.

PG&E says it will open 25 centers across Northern California starting Thursday at 8 a.m. They will stay open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., the company said in a statement.

The centers will also have bottled water and air-conditioned seating for up to 100 people. They will be set up at fairgrounds, senior centers, shopping centers, in churches and other locations.

PG&E says it will shut off power to more than 179,000 customers in 17 counties starting Wednesday at 2 p.m.

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A list of the PG&E community centers is below

  • ALPINE - Bear Valley - Bear Valley Transportation Center, 132 Bear Valley road
  • AMADOR - Jackson - St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Parish, 11361 Prospect Drive
  • AMADOR - Pioneer - Mace Meadows Golf Course, 26570 Fairway Drive
  • BUTTE - Chico - Costco – Butte, 2100 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
  • BUTTE - Magalia - Strip Mall - 14144 Lakeridge Court
  • BUTTE - Oroville - Bird Street School, 1421 Bird Street
  • CALAVERAS - Arnold - Meadowmont Shopping Center, 2182 Highway 4
  • CALAVERAS - Murphys - Black Bart Players, 580 South Algiers Street
  • EL DORADO - Georgetown - Buffalo Hill Center, 6023 Front Street 37
  • EL DORADO - Placerville - Former County Sheriff's Office, 300 Fair Lane
  • EL DORADO - Pollock Pines - Knotty Pine Lanes, 2667 Sanders Dr #1
  • LAKE - Lakeport - Konocti Vista Casino, 2755 Mission Rancheria Road
  • LAKE - Middletown - Twin Pine Casino & Hotel, 22223 CA-29
  • NAPA - Calistoga - Napa County Fairgrounds, 1435 North Oak Street
  • NEVADA - Grass Valley - Sierra College – Grass Valley, 250 Sierra College Drive
  • NEVADA - Penn Valley - Penn Valley Community Church, 11739 Spenceville Road
  • PLACER - Auburn - Gold County Fairgrounds, 209 Fairgate Road
  • PLACER - Forest Hill - Canyon View Assembly Church, 23221 Forest Hill Road
  • PLACER - Lincoln - McBean Pavillion Parking Lot, 75 McBean Park Drive
  • SONOMA - Cloverdale - Cloverdale Citrus Fair, 1 Citrus Fair
  • SONOMA - Santa Rosa - Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Avenue
  • SONOMA - Sonoma - Hanna Boys Center, 17000 Arnold Drive
  • YUBA - Oregon House - Alcouffe Center, 9185 Marysville Road
  • CALAVERAS - West Point - Veterans of Foreign Wars post 3322, 202 Spink Road
  • MENDOCINO - Potter Valley - Potter Valley Bible Church, 10151 Main Street

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