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CITY OF ST. HELENA v. PUB. UTILITIES COMM'N, A104466

Court found the Napa Valley Wine Train does not qualify as a common carrier providing transportation, and is not subject to regulation as a public utility. Therefore, plaintiff City is not precluded from exercising its local jurisdiction regarding the placement of a Wine Train station in its downtown.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 06/21/2004
  • Published 06/21/2004

Judges

  • REARDON, J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  •  Patrick J. Power, Oakland, Counsel for petitioner., Goodin, MacBride, Squeri, Ritchie & Day, James D. Squeri, San Francisco, Counsel for real party in interest.

  • For Appellees:
  • Randolph L. Wu, Mary F. McKenzie, San Francisco, Judith Allen, Counsel for respondent.
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