Looking Glass Networks
Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for the Metropolitan Area Network Serving Areas of the San Francisco Bay Area and the Los Angeles Basin

(Application No. A.02-05-029)

Welcome to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) web site for the Looking Glass Networks' fiber optic cable network project. The CPUC reviewed an application to install conduit and related facilities as a means of creating metropolitan area networks to serve aggregation points in the San Francisco Bay Area and the Los Angeles Basin. The project was approved by the CPUC in D.03-02-064 in February 2003.

Environmental Documents

An Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND) was published November 26, 2002, and is available in PDF format on this site. See the contents page for details. To view the PDF documents, you will need to download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader if you do not already have it installed on your PC. Click the links below for complete information.

  Project Description Environmental Review Documents
  Project Area and Maps Public Involvement

For Additional Information

The CPUC, through its Environmental Review Team, conducted the environmental review of the project. The CPUC's Project Manager in the Energy Division's CEQA unit is:

John Boccio, CPUC Project Manager
California Public Utilities Commission
505 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA  94102
Phone: (415) 703-2641


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