Tom Butt
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  PG&E Power Outages Anticipated in Richmond Neighborhoods (Sat. Oct. 26 through Mon. Oct. 28)
October 24, 2019

Due to gusty winds and dry weather conditions, PG&E announced a public safety power outage is anticipated from Sat. Oct. 26 evening through Mon. Oct. 28 afternoon.

Per PG&E maps, potential Richmond neighborhoods that will be impacted are: May Valley, El Sobrante Hills, Quail Hill, Carriage Hills North & South, Greenbriar and Greenridge Heights.


  • Make sure your vehicles and phones stay charged.
  • Fill your cars with gas.
  • If signal lights go out, treat them as an all-way stop.
  • Plan ahead with food and water, and make sure your grab-and-go emergency kits are ready.

To see if you are affected by the public safety power safety shut off, visit:


  • To receive alerts and advisories from Richmond Fire,
    • Sign-up with NIXLE with your smartphone by texting your “zip code” to 888-777. Or, visit and follow the instructions.
    • To receive timely updates, follow us on social media: Nextdoor, Facebook (Richmond Fire Department, CA), Twitter (@RFDCAOnline)
  • To sign up for text alerts directly from PG&E, text "ENROLL" to 97633.

Visit for more power outage preparedness tips and additional information.