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Community Calendar Announcement


January 3, 2002

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 will conduct a staff assessment workshop to discuss the proposed Tracy Peaker Project as follows:

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2002
THURSDAY, JANUARY 10, 2002 (if needed)

5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites
3751 Tracy Boulevard
Tracy, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

The workshop will allow staff to receive comments on its technical analysis from the Applicant, members of the public, intervenors in the proceeding, and local, State, and federal agencies. Topics to be discussed include air quality, biology, hazardous materials, noise, public health, and visual resources.

The Tracy Peaker Project, proposed by GWF Energy LLC, is a 169-megawatt, natural gas-fired, simple-cycle facility. The project would be would be built on a nine-acre, fenced site located immediately southwest of Tracy and approximately 20 miles southwest of Stockton in San Joaquin County

Members of the public and interested agencies are invited to participate and provide comments. Time will be reserved to allow members of the public to comment. Those who wish further information about how to participate should contact Roberta Mendonca, the Commission's Public Adviser, at (916) 654-4489, toll free in California at (800) 822-6228, or by e-mail at pao@energy.state.ca.us.

The Commission's Web Site contains current information on the proposed project at:

www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/tracypeaker/

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

Sincerely,

Mary Ann Costamagna
Information Officer

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