LOCAL COVID-19 UTILITY relief
Utility Consumer Protections During California COVID-19 Outbreak
Consumer protection provisions have been enacted in response to the COVID-19 outbreak in California. The link includes a list of both Investor Owned Utilities (IOUs), which are regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), and Publicly Owned Utilities (POUs). Please visit your specific utility’s webpage for more specific information about protections and benefits available to you.
STANISLAUS COUNTY UTILITIES
Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E)
Modesto Irrigation District
City of Modesto
City of Turlock
City of Patterson
City of Oakdale
Turlock Irrigation District
Oakdale Irrigation District
PHONE & INTERNET ASSISTANCE (As with everything related to the COVID-19 outbreak, assistance protections change. Please verify these offers with your provider)
AT&T | All late fees will be waived and service disconnections for non-payment has been suspended. All broadband usage caps for home internet customers has been suspended and no overage fees will be applied. This applies to small business and residential customers and is in effect until further notice.
Comcast |Company Opens Xfinity WiFi Network Nationally for Free, Offers Unlimited Data for Free, Confirms Its Commitment to Connecting Low-Income Families
Charter |Charter to Offer Free Access to Spectrum Broadband and Wi-Fi For 60 Days For New K-12 and College Student Households and More
Sprint | All current customers have been provided with unlimited data and free mobile hotspot until May 2020.
T-Mobile | All current customers have been provided with unlimited smartphone data until May 2020.
Verizon | All late fees will be waived and service disconnections for non-payment has been suspended. This applies to small business and residential customers and is in effect until May 2020.