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Charging Station Site Number 95608_1

Status as of 1/30/2011: In service.

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Carmichael Library

5605 Marconi Ave. at La Vista
Carmichael, California 95608

Site ID:  95608_1      Thomas Bros. Maps Page and Grid™:   162-C5

Charging facilities at this site:
  1 - Small paddle
  1 - Avcon
Nominal supply voltage for this site:  208V

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Lat:  38.61793 (N 38°37.076') (N 38°37'04.6")   (WGS 84 datum)
Lon:-121.33392 (W121°20.035') (W121°20'02.1")
(V: Determined by GPS site visit.)

Elevation: 86 feet.

9/19/06: Library has re-opened. SPI charger is operational. Avcon to be completed soon. Hours same as before -- see photo of sign.
5/18/06: Official reopening date is 9/17/2006.
8/28/05: Site is down, and has been down for some time. The library is closed for complete rebuilding and remodeling. Site is scheduled to re-open mid-2006.

Driving directions:
Marconi to La Vista. Turn right onto La Vista (after Fair Oaks Blvd.) if headed West on Marconi; turn left onto La Vista (after Walnut) if headed East on Marconi.
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How to find the charging station location once you have found the site:
12/20/06: AVC has been repaired.
9/20/06: Revised. Chargers have been moved from previous location. Photos to be updated soon.
Parking lot entrance is on La Vista. Proceed straight ahead past the handicapped spaces and the library buidling and book drop area, and make a right hand U-turn at the end of the row. Chargers are in the first two spaces on your right after you make the turn into the second row.

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Things to do:
Fine library, reading room, rest rooms, etc.
See photo for library hours.
Shops on restaurants 1-1/2 blocks away on Fair Oaks Blvd.

3  Raters:
Tom Dowling

Equipment model and serial number info:
Gen 2+: sm5276p0107009c 2/2001
ds50-30-s5-c25-11 ser df-02-01-0078

Overview, by Tom Dowling 9/26/03.

Closeup, by Tom Dowling 9/26/03.

Library hours sign, by Tom Dowling 9/26/03.

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Generated on Sunday, 1/30/2011, at 10:46:53 PM PT from evcnall.fp7.

Revision History:
7/12/2007: Added "I Was There" report.
12/28/2006: Added "I Was There" report.
12/28/06: Changed from AVC PROB to OK. See status. 9/20/2006: Added "I Was There" report.
9/202006: Added "I Was There" report, updated status from DOWN LOC to AVC PROB, changed voltage.
5/18/06: Updated status comment with scheduled opening date.
8/28/05: Changed status to DOWN LOC.
2/21/2005: Added "I Was There" report.
11/17/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/16/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/15/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
10/29/03: Correct charger counts -- 1 SPI, 1 AVC (was 0,0).
9/26/03: Up and running. 8/23/03: Coming soon, per SMUD. Nixed for now.
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