Today, PG&E updated that Contra Costa was taken out of the planned outage scope last night. There are no Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) outages expected in Contra Costa County on August 18.
Visit the PG&E website for Outage Alerts. See PG&E support resources for accessibility, financial, language, and aging needs. Update your contact information with PG&E to ensure notifications of outages.
See ways to Prepare For A Power Outage (PDF) or in Spanish Preparándose Para Un Apagón (PDF).
Fire officials urge prevention and caution during a high wildfire danger season across Contra Costa County. Con Fire and the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office have published a guide for County residents to help prepare themselves, their families, and neighbors in the event of a wildfire. View and download Contra Costa County Residents Guide to Wildfire Preparedness & Evacuation (PDF) and Guide to Wildfire Preparedness & Evacuation in Spanish (PDF).
Register to get emergency alerts via cellphone, email, or landline with the Contra Costa Community Warning System (CWS).
Learn about Defensible Space Self-Assessment or see the flyer below. See information about weed abatement and defensible space. Visit Contra Costa County Fire Protection District at www.cccfpd.org.