Four, four-person crews from Tacoma Power will drive to northern California to help the region recover from storms and flooding that have left many without power.
Through a mutual aid request, Pacific Gas and Electric said it needs help from up to 50 crews from other western U.S. utilities. Tacoma Power crews will drive 550 miles to a gathering area in Humboldt County, near Eureka. They’ll get some rest and begin work tomorrow morning.
Tacoma Power will send a total of 17 employees, four bucket trucks, two derricks and four pickups.Read More