James Gallagher, Jim Nielsen introduce legislation to reduce wildfire risk

SACRAMENTO — Assemblyman James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) and Sen. Jim Nielsen (R-Tehama) introduced state legislation last week they say will send more money towards utility infrastructure upgrades and forest fuel reduction projects. The proposals are only a couple of the bills introduced by California lawmakers to increase oversight of utilities and funnel more resources towards …

James Gallagher, Jim Nielsen introduce legislation to reduce wildfire risk Read More »