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Community Calendar Announcement

October 23, 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 site visit and conference.

The Committee overseeing the Application for Certification for the proposed Magnolia Power Plant Project will hold a site visit and prehearing conference as follows:

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2002
Site Visit begins at 1 p.m.
Prehearing Conference begins at 1:30 p.m.


Location:
Burbank Water and Power
Administration Building
164 West Magnolia Blvd.
Burbank, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

The conference will allow the Committee to assess the parties' readiness for evidentiary hearings, identify areas of agreement or dispute, and discuss the remaining schedule and procedures necessary to conclude the certification process.

Proposed by the Southern California Public Power Authority, the Magnolia Power Plant would be a 250-megawatt, natural gas-fired, combined cycle power facility located at the existing 23-acre site of the Magnolia Power Station in the City of Burbank.

Members of the public and interested agencies are invited to participate in these events. 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/magnolia/

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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