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PG&E launches investigation into last night's power outage during 49ers game

Original post made on Dec 20, 2011

PG&E crews and team officials are working to determine the cause of two power outages that delayed a game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Pittsburgh Steelers at Candlestick Park Monday night.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, December 20, 2011, 7:46 AM

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Posted by D W
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Dec 20, 2011 at 9:50 am

Beating PG&E AND Pittsburgh! Great Job, San Francisco 49ers!

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Posted by PJ
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:24 am

When are people in Northern California going to say they have had it with PG&E and force the Legislature to overall PG&E's operations. PG&E provides service comparable to that in a third-world country, at rates that are about 3 times the national average. There upkeep and maintenance is horrible, as we see from the number of power outages we have and the pipeline explosions. At the same time, PG&E employees get lavish compensation, and their executives get compensation that borders on criminal. I think part of the problem is that Californians have just grown used to this lousy service and outrageous rates. They don't realize how rotten PG&E and SoCal Edison are compared to the rest of the country.

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Posted by PJ
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:26 am

Who's asleep at the switch there? You included an entire morning news brief under the banner of PG&E's latest fiasco.

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Posted by Paul
a resident of Del Prado
on Dec 20, 2011 at 1:20 pm

What's to investigate. We all know PG&E stinks. I just pray my neighborhood doesn't blow up.

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Posted by Mrs. B
a resident of Mohr Park
on Dec 20, 2011 at 1:30 pm

I think you are all missing the big picture. Joe Montana hit the kill switch just to make a point about the inadequacies of Candlestick Park. :)

But seriously....PG&E is one of the biggest problems this state faces. They bankroll way too many of our politicians. Until we clean house in Sacramento, PG&E will rule.

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Posted by Just saying
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Dec 20, 2011 at 3:17 pm

Interesting how things get done so much faster when the issue affects a game...

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