Southern California Edison (SCE) has resumed work in the TRTP right-of-way. SCE has hired multiple contractors to start the underground construction in multiple locations in order to keep the project on time to meet deadlines to deliver renewable energy. It is anticipated that work will continue through late 2016 / early 2017.
SCE Undergrounding Update Presentation:
Southern California Edison (SCE) presented an update on the undergrounding plans for the Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project (TRTP) at the Tuesday, September 23 City Council meeting.
Undergrounding Construction Update Video (September 23, 2014)
Undergrounding Construction Update PowerPoint
Southern California Edison TRTP 3rd Quarter Newsletter
During the period of October 20 – October 26, construction activities as part of Southern California Edison’s (SCE’s) Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project (TRTP) will include the following:
This work will take place within the existing utility right-of-way corridor in the cities of Chino and Chino Hills between the west end of Eucalyptus Avenue and the Chino Valley Freeway (71).
Please Note: Schedule is tentative and may change depending on weather and other factors.
While dust is a part of construction and cannot be completely eliminated, SCE implements measures to minimize impact and to ensure compliance with dust level requirements. A water truck will be used in the utility right-of-way to minimize such dust.
Construction hours are:
Chino Hills locations: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday – Friday; 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday
Chino locations: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m., Monday – Saturday
Tips for Minimizing Construction Impacts
SCE is committed to minimizing any inconvenience and ensuring the safety of both the public and project personnel during this work. In addition to SCE and contractor efforts to minimize the impacts to residents and businesses during construction, here are some simple tips that may help you reduce construction disturbance:
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