Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS)
PSPS Update: October 26 - October 27, 2020
Due to weather conditions, power may have to be shut off to electrical circuits in High Fire Risk Areas in Fontana. Southern California Edison (SCE) customers on the potentially affected circuits will be notified to give time to prepare.
Be sure to check your email for details and visit the SCE website here for more information. For outage-specific Customer Service issues, call 800-611-1911.
*Above screenshot was taken October 27 at 9:00 a.m.
Customer Care Center
SCE will be establishing a Customer Care Center for residents at the Jessie Turner Center (15556 Summit Ave.). The Care Center will be active from 9:00 a.m. to Noon on Tuesday, October 27.
What is a Public Safety Power Shutoff?
In order to keep communities safe, your local energy company may need to turn off the power during extreme weather or wildfire conditions. This is called a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS).
Learn about the factors for PSPS, the benefits, restoring power, claims for loss of goods, solar panels, and much more in SCE's frequently asked questions handout here.
What You Can Do
Preparing for an Outage
During an Outage
Community Meeting Q&A 2019
The City of Fontana, alongside the Fontana Chamber of Commerce and Southern California Edison, held a Public Safety Power Shutoffs Community Meeting on Wednesday, November 13 to address public concerns and allow for residents to meet with SCE, City of Fontana, and San Bernardino County representatives.
Attendees submitted questions on index cards for SCE and the City of Fontana. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we worked to compile and answer the questions.