STATE OF CALIFORNIA
|APPLICATION FOR A SMALL POWER PLANT||)|
|EXEMPTION BY THE MODESTO IRRIGATION||)|
|DISTRICT FOR THE MODESTO ELECTRIC||)||DOCKET NO. 03-SPPE-01|
|GENERATION STATION PROJECT (MEGS)||)|
The Committee issued the Proposed Decision/Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration for the Modesto Electric Generation Station on November 7, 2003. Copies of the document were sent to the Office of Planning and Research, as well as to those on the Proof of Service List, and are also available from the Energy Commission's Publications Unit, 1516 Ninth Street, MS-13, Sacramento, CA 95814. For a printed copy, call the Publications Unit at 916-654-5200 and ask for Publication No. P800-03-015. The document may also be viewed on the Energy Commission's Internet Web Site at: [www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/ripon].
Members of the public and governmental agencies may submit
written comments. The public comment period ends December
8, 2003. Twelve copies of all comments must be received
no later than 5 p.m. on December 8, 2003 by the Energy
Commission's Docket Unit, MS-4, 1516 Ninth Street, Sacramento,
CA 95814. Please identify all comments with "Docket
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Committee will conduct a public Conference to discuss the document as follows:
Tuesday, December 2, 2003
Beginning at 2 p.m.
Modesto Irrigation District Headquarters
1231 11th Street
Modesto, California 95354
Applicant, Staff, and all other formal parties wishing
to participate at the Conference must file written comments.
Comments shall be served and filed no later than 3:00
p.m. on November 25, 2003. The comments shall also
be sent by email to the parties and to the Hearing Officer.
Members of the general public wishing to participate at
this Conference are encouraged, but not required, to submit
their written comments by the same date.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Energy Commission will conduct a hearing on the Proposed Decision and Mitigated Negative Declaration at its regularly scheduled business meeting as follows:
WEDNESDAY, December 17, 2003
Beginning at 10 a.m.
First Floor Hearing Room A
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
The purpose of this hearing is to consider whether the Energy Commission should adopt the document. Members of the public are invited to participate and to offer comments at the hearing.
Information on Public Participation
For information concerning public participation at the Committee Conference and at the Commission hearing, contact the Commission's Public Adviser, Margret J. Kim, at 916-654-4489 or, toll free, at 1-800-822-6228; or e-mail: [firstname.lastname@example.org].
Technical questions concerning the project should be addressed to James Reede, the Staff Project Manager, at (916) 653-1245 or email at: [email@example.com].
Questions of a legal or procedural nature should be directed to Stanley Valkosky, the Hearing Officer, at (916) 654-3893.
If you require special accommodation to participate in either event, contact Lou Quiroz at (916) 654-5146 or email at: [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Media inquiries should be directed to Claudia Chandler, Assistant Executive Director for Media and Public Communications, at (916) 654-4989 or email at: [email@example.com].
Information concerning the status of the project, as well as notices and other relevant documents, will be posted on the Energy Commission's Internet web page at: [www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/ripon].
Schedule for Remainder of Proceedings
|Comments Due for Committee Conference||11/25/03||3 p.m.|
|Committee Conference||12/2/03||Begins at 2 p.m.|
|Close of Comment Period||12/8/03||5 p.m.|
|Commission Hearing on PMPD||12/17/03||Begins at 10 a.m.|
By Order of the Committee.
Dated November 7, 2003, at Sacramento, California.