I see SDG&E replacing the electric wires on Alpine Blvd. with larger uglier ones. I thought part of the “transformation” of the boulevard was to include underground wiring as a carrot to get residents to accept the project.
Did I misunderstand?
In case you missed this on the KUSI news – this is a GREAT piece by Michael Turko that explains what is happening on Alpine Blvd right now….WE ARE GETTING NEW ASPHALT and it should be done by Thanksgiving! – Angela Brookshire, ACN Director
Alpine Blvd on KUSI News Turko Files
Last month KUSI’s
Continue reading The Paving Mess on Alpine Blvd……The END IS NEAR! Turko Files Story Explains it ALL!
Update on Alpine Blvd. re-paving – Please take a moment to watch this KUSI “Turko Files” segment about the current condition of and re-paving of Alpine Blvd. Turko does a great job getting to the bottom of and explaining exactly what we are in for………MORE CONSTRUCTION.
We will need to support
Continue reading KUSI “Turko Files” Segment on the Current Condition of Alpine Blvd. 9-22-12
Posted By Todd Voorhees – Public Affairs Manager – SDG&E
Recently, I have received several inquiries regarding the paving of downtown Alpine. I would like to take a moment to clarify a few issues regarding the paving of Alpine Boulevard.
Before construction of the Sunrise Powerlink project commenced, SDG&E committed to the Community of Alpine
Continue reading Official Word from SDG&E Regarding the Paving of Alpine Blvd. 9-14-12
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 26, 2012 CONTACT: Jennifer Stone (619) 206-9108
THE FOLLOWING COMMENTS MAY BE ATTRIBUTED DIRECTLY TO SAN DIEGO COUNTY SUPERVISOR DIANNE JACOB REGARDING SDG&E’S INVITATION-ONLY CELEBRATION OF THE $2 BILLION RATEPAYER-FUNDED SUNRISE POWERLINK:
Any policymaker attending this “celebration” needs to justify the line in the face of documented evidence
Continue reading Supervisor Dianne Jacob’s Comments Regarding SDG&E Powerlink Dedication 7-26-12
Input invited for “Gardens on the Boulevard”
Alpine residents and business owners are invited to hear plans and offer ideas for landscaping of Alpine Boulevard at a public meeting set for 6:30 pm, Monday, July 16 at Alpine Community Center.
CHIRP for Garden Wildlife, Inc., a local not-for-profit group, is offering
Continue reading Alpine Community Invited for CHIRP’s “Gardens on the Boulevard” Landscaping Ideas Meeting – July 16, 2012
As you know, since Sunday, June 17, 2012, the Sunrise Powerlink has been energized and placed into service. It is now part of California’s transmission grid and under the control of the California Independent System Operator and SDG&E grid operations. SDG&E crews and contractors have been working since a malfunction occurred on Monday afternoon,
Continue reading Update on Powerlink Malfunction and Repair Efforts 6-20-12
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On June 18 at about 2:30 p.m., one of the overhead-underground connectors on the Sunrise Powerlink malfunctioned. SDG&E’s protective control devices detected the problem, immediately de-energized the affected equipment and notified SDG&E. Power flow on Sunrise Powerlink was unaffected by the portion
Continue reading Powerlink Malfunction Causes a Small Fire 6-19-12
SDG&E Energizes Sunrise Powerlink 117-Mile, 500,000-Volt Transmission Line Will Support Electric System Reliability This Summer June 18, 2012
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) today announced that it has completed and put into service the Sunrise Powerlink, a 500,000-volt transmission line linking San Diego to the Imperial Valley, one of the most renewable-rich regions
Continue reading The Switch Has Been Flipped….SDG&E Energizes Sunrise Powerlink
Just a courtesy note regarding the final phase of our gas system upgrade in Alpine.
On Wednesday, we began the final phase of our gas system upgrade for the Alpine community.
This final section, unfortunately, happens to involve work on Alpine Blvd.
This system upgrade has been in the design phase since early 2011
Continue reading Final phase of SDG&E gas system upgrade on Alpine Blvd. will take 3-4 weeks to complete