Volunteers joined City of Morgan Hill and Cal Fire officials Oct. 5 in planting 157 trees at Butterfield Basin, at the corner of Maple and Railroad avenues. The city received a grant from Cal Fire as part of the California Climate Investments Program to increase the tree canopy and provide environmental benefits to Morgan Hill. A barbecue lunch and refreshments were served to those who helped out in the effort.
PG&E reported at 12pm Oct. 11 that electricity had been restored to about 543,000 customers who were impacted by the Public Safety Power Shutoff. Ninety-four percent of customers in Santa Clara County have had their electricity restored since the PSPS began.