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UNDERGROUND UTILITY DISTRICTS

Rule 20A Districts

 

Underground District and Number Estimated Start of Construction Estimated Date of Pole Removal
Spruce/Vassar - 39 9/1995 3/1998
Cragmont - 43 9/1995 3/1998
Euclid/LeRoy - 40 4/6/1998 4/1999
Los Angeles/Mariposa - 45
resolution   map 
1/4/1999 1/2000
Arlington - 44
resolution   map 
7/2000 6/2002
Park Hills - 46
resolution   map 
4/2002 6/2003
Miller/Stevenson/Grizzly - 47
resolution   map 
3/1/2008 12/2012
Grizzly Peak/Summit - 48
resolution   map 
 TBD TBD
Vistamont (Woodmont) - 35A
resolution   map 
TBD TBD

Rule 20 B Districts

Underground District Estimated Start of Construction Estimated Date of Pole Removal
Thousand Oaks Heights No. 1
resolution   map 
2/22/2005 Completed 8/2006

Conceptual Study to Underground Utility Wires in Berkeley - January 2018

Status of Utility Undergrounding Districts

PG&E Rule 20 - Replacement of Overhead with Underground Electric Facilities.

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