FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- February 10, 2014
Contact: Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300
MEDIA REMINDER: PSC To Hold Local Public Hearing In Joplin In Missouri Gas Energy Rate Case
JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission will hold a local public hearing in Joplin on February 18 in a natural gas rate case filed by Missouri Gas Energy, a division of Laclede Gas Company (MGE). The local public hearing schedule appears below.
February 18, 2014—Joplin. Corley Auditorium (located in Webster Hall), Missouri Southern State University, 3950 Newman Road. A PSC staff public information/question and answer session starts at 6:00 p.m., with the taking of sworn statements to follow.
This local public hearing will be held in a facility that meets the accessibility requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any person who needs additional accommodations to participate in this hearing should call the Public Service Commission’s hotline at 1-800-392-4211 (voice) or Relay Missouri at 711 before the hearing.
On September 16, 2013, MGE filed a natural gas rate case with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking a general rate increase of approximately $23.4 million. MGE serves approximately 500,000 natural gas customers in Missouri.