Community Calendar Announcement

May 2, 2000

Dear Editor/Publisher:

If your publication, radio or television station offers a calendar of community events, you may want to include news of the following workshop.

Energy Commission staff has scheduled a data response and issue resolution workshop to discuss the Midway Sunset Project as follows:

MONDAY, May 15, 2000
9 a.m. - Noon
California Energy Commission
Hearing Room B
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair accessible)

The purpose of this workshop is to discuss issues affecting the Siting Committee's schedule and their 12-month review process.

The proposed 500-megawatt natural gas-fired electricity generation plant would be constructed on an undeveloped 10-acre site next to the existing Western Midway Sunset Cogeneration Company (MSCC) facility. After construction, the proposed project would be incorporated into the MSCC site.

Members of the public will have the opportunity to comment and ask questions during the workshop. For more information on how to participate, contact the Energy Commission's Public Adviser, Roberta Mendonca, at (916) 654-4489, toll free at (800) 822-6228, or by e-mail at

The Commission's Web Site contains current information on the proposed project and the committee schedule for the project at:

Please feel free to contact me at (916) 654-4989 if you prefer to have your name removed from our mailing list. Thank you.


Mary Ann Costamagna

Information Officer

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