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Community Calendar Announcement

May 11, 2004

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.

The California Energy Commission staff will conduct a data response and issue resolution workshop on the proposed Riverside Energy Resource Center on:

THURSDAY, June 17, 2004
11:30 a.m. until approximately 3 p.m.
Riverside Water Quality Control Plant Headquarters
Multipurpose Room
5950 Acorn Street
Riverside, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

This workshop will provide an opportunity to discuss the applicant's responses to data requests in technical areas that include air quality, biological resources, cultural resources, energy resources, land use, traffic and transportation, water resources , visual resources and waste management.

The City of Riverside Public Utilities proposes to build and operate a 96-megawatt, simple-cycle, natural gas-fired, peaking power plant. The proposed 12-acre site is located next to the city's wastewater treatment plant, from which the power plant would use reclaimed water for cooling.

Members of the public and other interested agencies are invited to participate and provide comments. Those who wish to find out how to participate should contact Margret J. Kim, the Commission's Public Adviser, 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:

http://www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/riverside

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

Sincerely,

Chris Davis
Information Officer

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