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Community Calendar Announcement

April 22, 2003

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 conference.

The Committee overseeing the Application for Certification for the proposed City of Vernon Malburg Generating Station will hold a public conference to discuss the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision on:

FRIDAY, MAY 2, 2003
Beginning at 2 p.m.
California Energy Commission
First Floor Hearing Room A
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)
-or-
Teleconference: 1-888-316-9406
Conference Leader: Susan Gefter
Passcode: Malburg

The city of Vernon is seeking approval to build the 134-megawatt, natural gas-fired, combined-cycle Malburg Generating Station. The power plant would provide electricity to customers within the city and elsewhere in the Southland. The new $153-million facility would be located at the Station A site in Vernon, where power has been produced since 1933.

Members of the public and other interested agencies are invited to participate and provide comments. 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 email at: pao@energy.state.ca.us

The Commission's website 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 list. Thank you.

Sincerely,


Chris Davis
Information Officer

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