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Palo Alto Police Department
Wednesday October 9th, 2019 :: 10:11 a.m. PDT


PG&E Power Shutdown Impact to Palo Alto Utilities and PG&E Customers

PG&E is forcing a power shutdown impacting Palo Alto Utilities and PG&E customers West of 280/Palo Alto Foothills at 12 p.m. today, October 9. It is unlikely that other areas of Palo Alto will be impacted. The City will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as necessary. It could take up to 5 days to restore power to those areas impacted. Public safety and other essential services will not be affected. Call 911 for emergencies only. Go to for details and updates.

Palo Alto Police Department
275 Forest Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-329-2406

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