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Community Calendar Announcement


June 24, 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 data response workshop to discuss the proposed Malburg Generating Station Project as follows:

MONDAY, JULY 1, 2002
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
City Council Chambers
Vernon City Hall
4305 Santa Fe Avenue
Vernon, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

The workshop will provide an opportunity for the parties involved to discuss project issues and data responses submitted by the applicant. Topics to be discussed include: cultural resources, geology, socioeconomics, traffic and transportation, transmission system engineering, visual resources, and soil and water.

The Malburg Generating Station is a 134-megawatt, natural-gas fired, combined-cycle power plant that would be located on approximately 3.4 acres of the City of Vernon's existing Station A power generating facility.

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/vernon

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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