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GO TO OUR WEBSITE, CBS13.COM. SOME PEOPLE WHO DO HAVE POWER ARE ALSO FRUSTRATED TONIGHT AFTER THEIR CITIES WERE ADDED TO PG&E’S PLANNED SHUT-OFF LIST EVEN THOUGH THEY WERE NEVER SUPPOSED TO LOSE POWER. CBS13 INVESTIGATOR JULIE WATTS IS DIGGING DEEPER INTO WHY. MANY PEOPLE RUSHED OUT YESTERDAY TO STOCK UP ON ICE AND GAS AND REARRANGE THEIR LIVES TO PLAN FOR THE POWER OUTAGE, ONLY TO FIND OUT THEY SHOULD HAVE NEVER BEEN INCLUDED IN THE FIRST PLACE. PART OF THE PROBLEM, PG&E’S ONLINE MAP OF PLANNED OUTAGES HAS BEEN DOWN SINCE YESTERDAY. SO ALL MOST PEOPLE HAD TO GO ON WAS THIS LONG LIST OF CITIES AND COUNTIES INCLUDING SOME LIKE STOCKTON, TRACY, AND WEST SAC THAT DON’T HAVE A SIGNIFICANT WILDFIRE RISK. THE CITY OF WEST SAC ALONG WITH YOLO AND SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY OFFICES OF EMERGENCY SERVICES TRIED TO GET THE WORD OUT YESTERDAY THAT IN FACT, THE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN THOSE CITIES WOULD NOT ACTUALLY BE IMPACTED. COUNTY REPRESENTATIVES WHO SPOKE WITH PG&E SAID THE CITIES WERE LISTED DUE TO CONFUSION OVER BILLING ADDRESSES. THEY SAID SOME ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY HAD A BILLING ADDRESS AT HOMES OR OFFICES IN THE CITY OF STOCKTON. THEY SAY AS A RESULT, STOCKTON ENDED UP ON THE LIST. PG&E TELLS US SEVERAL CUSTOMERS IN WEST SACRAMENTO, TRACY, AND STOCKTON ARE PART OF THE SECOND PHASE OF DEENERGIZEATION AND SAY THE CUSTOMERS’ ACCOUNTS HAVE METERS IN THE PSPS AREA. PG&E ALSO TELLS US THEY ARE

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