On December 3, 2019, the City of Fairfield (Solano County) voted to request membership in MCE service. The City has been engaging with MCE for the past year, receiving several public presentations and hearing from the public regarding the decision to join MCE. At the December 3rd council meeting, the five-person council voted unanimously to move forward with requesting membership with MCE.
The request will be presented to MCE’s Board of Directors in 2020. Pending approval of MCE’s Board and the California Public Utilities Commission, electric customers in the City of Fairfield will be eligible to receive MCE service starting in 2022. Fairfield will join three other Solano County communities including the City of Benicia, City of Vallejo, and Unincorporated Solano County in receiving MCE service.
Read more in this Daily Republic news article.