An Annual Utility Blanket Permit is required to be applied for and obtained by the Utility Company (Southern California Gas Company and Southern California Edison only) and is to remain in good standing throughout the year of service. The Annual Utility Blanket Permit is not for utility work associated with private development. The Annual Utility Blanket Permit is valid for a maximum of one-year period in accordance with the calendar year. Approved Annual Utility Blanket Permits will expire on January 31 of each calendar year. Permit extensions shall be applied for and approved by the City prior to the expiration date. Every jobsite that is to be included in the Annual Utility Blanket Permit shall have a Work Activity Notice (WAN) approval a minimum of 3-business days in advance of the work start date. Additional processing time may be required in accordance with the permit requirements, including but not limited to the required time for advanced notifications to the community.
IMPORTANT NOTE: A Utility Excavation or Public-Right-of-Way Use and Street Use permits are required for all work not covered under this blanket permit.
Restricted Work Areas from Annual Blanket Utility Permit and Work Activity Notices
For complete information and restrictions, see the Annual Blanket Utility Permit requirements. Restricted work areas are summarized in the Restricted Area map. Click on the map image for full size map.
How to Obtain an Annual Utility Blanket Permit?
How to obtain approval of Work Activity under the Annual Utility Blanket Permit?