San Francesco Voters Shoot Down Public Power Measures

Williams, Rochelle
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/13/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31264, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the defeat of two ballot measures that could have ended Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s energy monopoly in San Francisco, California by creating a public power system. Plan of supporters of public power to revisit the issue by the March 2002 ballot; Vote margin by which Measure F and Preposition I were defeated.


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