PG&E will shut off power in parts of Saratoga due to the weather forecast and increased fire risk. The Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) is expected to begin on Wednesday, October 9. The extreme weather conditions are expected to pass on Thursday, October 10, but it may take up to 5 days to restore power after that time. Look up your address on the PSPS outage map to see if you are included in the shut off at www.pge.com/pspsupdates. The PG&E website is impacted due to the high number of visits. You can also call 1-800-743-5000 to find out if they are in the PSPS outage zone. PSPS-related calls are expedited.
To receive alerts about the power shutoff, update your contact information at www.pge.com/mywildfirealerts or call 1-866-743-6589 during normal business hours. , so please be patient. Traffic signals may be out in Saratoga, so treat those intersections as four-way stops. For emergency assistance, always call 9-1-1. Find more information and tips on how to prepare at www.saratoga.ca.us/PSPS.