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Community Calendar Announcement


February 28, 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 hearings.

The Committee overseeing the Application for Certification for the proposed Tracy Peaker Project will hold evidentiary hearings as follows:

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2002
THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2002
Beginning at 5 p.m.

-and-

FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2002
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2002
THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2002 (only if necessary)
Beginning at 10 a.m.


Location:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
3751 Tracy Boulevard
Tracy, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

Evidentiary hearings are held to establish the factual record necessary to reach a decision in this case. This is accomplished by taking oral, written, or documentary evidence from the parties. Formal evidentiary hearings are more structured than Committee conferences or staff workshops.

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 are encouraged to participate and will have the opportunity to comment and ask clarifying questions on any of the subjects. 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: pao@energy.state.ca.us.

Information about the proposed project is available on the Energy Commission's web page 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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