Updated: Nov 12, 2019
"This Resolution, in response to intensifying fire seasons and hazards associated with exposed energized utility lines, proposes that the League of California Cities (League) call upon the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to amend the Rule 20A program by expanding the criteria for undergrounding overhead utilities to include projects in Very High Fire Hazard Severity Zones (VHFHSZ). This Resolution also proposes that the League call upon the CPUC to increase utilities’ funding allocations for Rule 20A projects."
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ENDORSED UNANIMOUSLY BY BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL
SEPT 24, 2019