Plumas County


February 21, 2017

PG&E Donates to Food Bank Stretched Thin from Oroville Dam Evacuations

The food bank, which serves eight counties, helped feed evacuees even though its main warehouse was in the evacuation area and many of its own employees also had leave their homes earlier this month.

December 16, 2016

PG&E Urges Caution as North State Reservoirs Spill, Rivers Run High

Recent rains have caused PG&E reservoirs along both the Pit River and North Fork Feather River to overflow or soon overflow in Shasta, Butte, Plumas and Butte counties. Those near the reservoirs are asked to be cautious.

December 13, 2016

PG&E, Employees Donate to Oroville Food Bank

For the second consecutive year, employees from PG&E’s North Valley Division organized a food drive for the North State Food Bank. PG&E and its employees donated 120 frozen turkeys, dozens of hams and a variety of cans containing soups to nuts —2,776 pounds in all.

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September 6, 2016

PG&E Flying Low in Plumas County to Check for Drought-stricken Trees

In response to the drought, PG&E is patrolling by helicopter to check for drought-stricken trees near power lines. Flights will occur in remote areas of Plumas County on Sept. 13.

July 18, 2016

PG&E to Increase Flow Again for Recreation on North Fork Feather River

PG&E will again increase water flows for whitewater recreation in the Rock Creek Reach of the North Fork Feather River in Plumas County for the second time this summer.

June 20, 2016

PG&E to Increase Flows for Whitewater Recreation on Portion of North Fork Feather River

PG&E will increase water flows for whitewater recreation in the Rock Creek Reach of the North Fork Feather River in Plumas County over four weekends this summer, beginning June 25-26.

May 11, 2016

PG&E Expects Higher Summer Water Levels at Lake Almanor, Bucks Lake

Water levels at Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake in Plumas County are projected to be above normal this summer due to above normal precipitation this season, PG&E has announced.

December 18, 2015

PG&E’s Property Tax Payments Increase to $193 Million as it Further Supports Economic Development

PG&E property taxes increased sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric infrastructure to improve safety and reliability for its customers.

October 12, 2015

PG&E Project to Improve Caribou Road

PG&E will reinforce a hillside along Caribou Road about a mile below the Belden Dam between Oct. 19-30, with no through traffic allowed during work hours.

August 21, 2015

PG&E Converting Greenville’s Overhead Electric Lines to Underground

PG&E crews will work through December to build an all-new underground electric system along several blocks of central Greenville. Work is being done at the request of Plumas County and ahead of a highway improvement project.

May 21, 2015

PG&E Projects Lake Almanor, Bucks Lake Water Levels to be Below Normal This Summer

PG&E announced today that Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake water levels are projected to be below normal this summer due to continued drought conditions.

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February 11, 2015

PG&E Safely Restores Power to Nearly All Customers after Back-to-Back Weekend Storms

More than 2,000 PG&E personnel fanned out across Northern and Central California over the past five days to restore power to hundreds of thousands of customers impacted by the first storms of 2015. Heavy rain and high winds pummeled a large swath of the utility’s service area. From early morning on Friday through Tuesday, the utility restored service to nearly all of the more than 460,000 customers who lost power.

December 19, 2014

PG&E Pays $172 million in Property Taxes to California Counties

PG&E increased its payment of property taxes sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric system to improve safety and…

October 9, 2014

PG&E Reducing Wildfire Risk, Improving Public Access to Bucks Lake

PG&E is removing hazardous trees, along with dead and dying trees, near Bucks Lake in order to reduce wildfire risk, improve public access and boost forest health.

September 22, 2014

PG&E Project Will Upgrade Reliability in Chester

PG&E has scheduled a planned power outage for Chester on Saturday, Sept. 27, while crews make upgrades to improve electric reliability. The outage is scheduled to take place between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. and will impact approximately 2,500 customers in virtually all of Chester and small portions of Lake Almanor and Westwood.

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