Editorial: Unacceptable lapse in blackout information | March 5, 2010 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Spectrum - March 5, 2010

Editorial: Unacceptable lapse in blackout information

Palo Alto failed to inform community about major power outage Sunday night, raising longstanding questions about readiness for more serious emergencies

When lights and televisions went dark Sunday evening about 8:30 p.m. in large sections of Palo Alto, residents understandably wanted to know what was happening and when power might be restored.

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