Local Information

Regulatory Information

Central Valley Gas Storage is complying with all Federal, State and local regulations. A list of permits and approvals is provided here.

Central Valley Gas Storage (“CVGS”) works closely with first responders to coordinate responses to emergencies. The below information summarizes our liaison activities and our engagement with local agencies in accordance with California Public Utilities Commission General Order 112-F.

 Liason Activities Summary
2018
Activity 
The number of liaison activities/meetings scheduled by CVGS to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.615 and 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.616(e). The number of liaison activities/meetings conducted by CVGS to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.615 and 49 CFR, Part 192, Section 192.616(e). Reasons for any differences between the scheduled activities and those actually conducted. (N/A if no differences) 
 Individual Liaison Meeting 6 6 N/A
CVGS Group Meetings Held for Liaison Agencies* 2 2 N/A
 Total Agencies Contacted  13 9  Certain agencies were invited to table-top exercise in 2018 but did not participate.
 * - DOGGR orientation session and first responder table-top exercise.  

CVGS Agency Engagement Summary 
 Calendar Year of Report   County  Name of Public Agency
Notified of Liaison Activity 
Did Agency Participate in the
Notified Liaison Activity? (Yes or No)
 
2018 Colusa  Princeton Fire Department Yes**
2018 Colusa  Colusa County Sheriff  No
2018 N/A  Division of Oil Gas and Geothermal Resources Yes
2018 N/A  California Public Utilities Commission Yes
2018 Colusa  Colusa County Public Works  No
2018 N/A  California Office of Emergency Services  No
2018 Colusa  Maxwell Fire Department  No
2018 Colusa  Colusa County Public Works  No
2018 Colusa  Colusa County Air Board  Yes
2018 Colusa Colusa County Board of Supervisors No
2018 Colusa  Princeton High School Yes
2018 Glenn  Willows Sheriff  Yes
2018 Glenn  Willows Fire  No
2018 Glenn  Willows City Manager  Yes
2018 Colusa Enloe Paramedics No
2018 Colusa Colusa Fire No
2018 Colusa Sac River Fire No
 
2017 Colusa  Princeton Fire Department  Yes**
2017 Colusa  Colusa County Sheriff  Yes**
2017 Glenn  California Highway Patrol - Willows Yes  
2017 Colusa  California Highway Patrol - WIlliams    Yes** 
2017 N/A  Division of Oil Gas and Geothermal Resources  Yes 
2017 Colusa  Colusa County Public Health  No 
2017  N/A   California Office of Emergency Service Yes 
2017  Colusa   Maxwell Fire Department No 
2017  Colusa   Colusa County Public Works No 
2017  Colusa Colusa County Air Board  Yes
2017  Colusa  Colusa County Board of Supervisors No 
2017  Colusa   Princeton High School Yes 
2017  Colusa / Glenn   Princeton Irrigation District Yes 
 
 2016 Colusa  Princeton Fire Department   Yes** 
 2016 Colusa  Colusa County Sheriff   Yes** 
 2016 Glenn  California Highway Patrol - Willows   Yes** 
 2016 Colusa  California Highway Patrol - Williams   Yes** 
 2016 N/A Division of Oil Gas and Geothermal Resources Yes  
 2016 Colusa Colusa County Public Health Yes  
 2016 N/A California Office of Emergency Services Yes  
 2016 Colusa Maxwell Fire Department Yes 
 2016 Colusa Colusa County Public Works Yes 
 2016 Colusa Colusa County Air Board Yes 
 2016 Colusa
Colusa County Board of Supervisors Yes 
 2016 Colusa  Princeton High School Yes 
 2016 Colusa
Princeton Irrigation District Yes 
 
 2015 Colusa
Princeton Fire Department Yes
 2015 Colusa
Colusa County Sheriff & OES Yes 
 2015 Colusa
Maxwell Fire Department Yes 
 
 2014 Colusa
Colusa County Sheriff & OES
Yes 
 2014 Colusa  Maxwell Fire Department Yes
 
 2013 Colusa
Maxwell Fire Department Yes 
 2013 Colusa  Princeton Fire Department Yes
 
 ** - Participated in both individual liaison meeting and CVGS open house  

The CPUC also is posting reports provided by pipeline operators such as CVGS, including these liaison activities, at their website. 

For more information, please visit the California Public Utilities Commission website. 

CVGS also has filed its annual Natural Gas Leakage Abatement Report in compliance with CPUC requirements in Proceeding R15-01-008.  For the most recent report please click here.