SDG&E OPENS RESOURCE CENTER IN DESCANSO FOR RESIDENTS WITHOUT POWER

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Update: A second resource center has been opened at the Golden Acorn Casino in Campo.

395 customers of SDG&E are currently without power; outages could impact up to 17,771, the utility warns

October 11, 2019 (Descanso) -- San Diego Gas & Electric will open a Community Resource Center today, Friday, October 11 at 8:00 a.m. in Descanso, CA due to power outages the company initiated during the Santa Ana wind event.  Water and snacks will be available and residents can charge devices, as well as get up-to-date information about power outages at the Center.

Community Resource Center location: Descanso Public Library (9545 River Drive, Descanso, CA 91916) 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Additional resouce centers may open if the outage area is extended.

When power is restored, the Resource Center will remain open up to one hour after power restoration. There is no ETA on restoration for the 395 customers currently without power.

Up to 17,771 customers could ultimately lose power, according to SDG&E's most recent estimate, which has downsized from over 28,000 originally estimated to potentially lose power.

Communities At-Risk

  • Banner Grade
  • Boulevard
  • Campo
  • Descanso
  • East Alpine
  • Ramona
  • Fallbrook
  • Julian
  • Mesa Grande
  • Mt Laguna
  • Oak Grove
  • Palomar Mountain
  • Pine Valley
  • Potrero
  • Rincon
  • Santa Ysabel
  • Valley Center
  • Viejas
  • Warner Springs
  • Wynola

*Please note: Customer counts are estimates and communities may change as weather conditions change.

More information and updates are available from San Diego Gas & Electric.


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