Community Safety and Awareness Report for Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
•Caltrans announced today that environmental surveys will be performed on Thursday, September 22nd, at the Klamath River Bridge on Route 101 in Del Norte County. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6:30AM to 7:30PM. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. For the most current road information on all State highways, call 1-800-GAS-ROAD.
•PG&E has announced that a new date has been selected for the Garberville planned outage. The outage will now take place this Sunday, September 25th, from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. They will be taking steps to improve and upgrade the electric system in the area before storm season, including replacing nine poles and fixing more than 2,500 feet of power lines. The outage will affect approximately 2,700 customers. Anyone affected will be notified by mail.
•Tune in tonight at 7pm for The Environment Show with Friends of the Eel River. That’s tonight, from 7 to 8pm, right here, on KMUD.
This concludes the Community Safety and Awareness Report, which can be read online at kmud.org and heard weekdays at 11am, 3 pm, and as needed here, on KMUD.