All hail the city of Lodi in the Central Valley. As reported by the SFChronicle this morning, [ Lodi refused to abide by statewide rolling blackoutorders](http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2001/03/23/MN171303.

DTL). Lodi took a gamble a few years ago by signing up for longterm contracts as a municipality. They should now be able to reap thebenefits of their gamble. If only Alameda's city leadership were sobold to stand up for our city-owned and operated electric utility. Whyshould those of us not serviced by PG&E suffer for PG&E's greed?