2013-2014 Fire Prevention Fee

The next iteration of the Fire Prevention Fee is now being billed and Santa Rosa Valley residents will start receiving their bills in mid-June, less than 9 months since the last billing. This will also be the first billing subject to the annual increase. The Fire Prevention Fee will be $152.33 and our reduced rate . . . → Read More: 2013-2014 Fire Prevention Fee

SCE 66 kV Project EIR Scoping Comments

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and the ESA Energy consulting firm who is responsible for managing the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) accepted both verbal and written comments on items to be included in the EIR at the April 10th Public Hearing. However, they made it very clear that the best way to insure that . . . → Read More: SCE 66 kV Project EIR Scoping Comments

SCE 66kV Expansion Needs Environmental Impact Analysis

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has now acted on the latest request by Southern California Edison (SCE) to construct an additional power distribution line between their Moorpark and Newbury (Park) facilities. The CPUC has required that an Environmental Impact analysis be performed and a formal report (EIR) be issued for their consideration.

The CPUC . . . → Read More: SCE 66kV Expansion Needs Environmental Impact Analysis

Tropical Paradise – April 2014 Update

The initial Conditional Use Permit (CUP) issued to authorize commercial use of this facility in the rural residential zoning of the Valley is expiring and the applicant is requesting the permit be extended for another 10 years with authorization for a greater number of events. This application was tentatively scheduled to be considered by the . . . → Read More: Tropical Paradise – April 2014 Update