SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Move over 916, a new area code is coming to Sacramento.
The California Public Utilities Commission revealed Monday its two proposals on adding a new area code to the region.READ MORE: What You Need To Know About California's Reopening
One requires mandatory 10-digit dialing, while the other option would be splitting the 916 boundary in half and giving some residents new area codes.READ MORE: City Of Sacramento Opening 2 Cooling Centers Starting Thursday Due To Heatwave
The commission is seeking the public’s input on the matter, but many people say they’re not too concerned with the changes.MORE NEWS: Citrus Heights Resident Describes Being Visited By Mountain Lion
The commission will study the options and make a decision. These changes won’t start taking place until late 2017.