Public Safety Power Outage (PSPS) and Power Outages

Napa County News

Guidelines for Food Safety at Retail and Residential Establishments during a Power Outage
Food and Medication Safety during a Power Outage
Important Safety Recommendations for Home Generators (English and Spanish)
Managing Health Conditions During a Power Outage
Air Quality Information 

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Information about Power Outages

Power outages are relatively common and can occur at anytime. Power outages can pose serious problems, particularly for those using life-sustaining equipment (LSE), or during extreme temperatures. Visit the Power Outage web page for tips and resources about food safety, health conditions and more.

If you have accessibility needs related to Napa County's response to PG&E's public safety power shutoff (PSPS), please email

As utility-initiated Public Safety Power Shutoffs continue to impact residents across California, a nonemergency hotline has been established to help medically vulnerable Californians and health and community care facilities find resources in their communities during power shutoffs. The hotline is (833) 284-3473.

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