Press Release


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- July 19, 2013
Contact:
Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300
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PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In Lake Region Water and Sewer Company Rate Cases

JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission has established the deadline for those parties wishing to intervene and participate in water and sewer rate cases filed by Lake Region Water & Sewer Company.
Applications to intervene and participate in these cases must be filed no later than August 8, 2013, with the Secretary of the Missouri Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, or by using the Commission’s electronic filing and information service (EFIS).
Individual citizens wishing to comment should contact either the Office of the Public Counsel (Governor Office Building, 200 Madison Street, Suite 650, P.O. Box 2230, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-2230, telephone (866) 922-2959, e-mail opcservice@ded.mo.gov) or the Public Service Commission Staff (P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, telephone 1-800-392-4211, e-mail pscinfo@psc.mo.gov).  The Office of the Public Counsel is a separate state agency that represents the general public in matters before the Commission. 
On July 16, 2013, Lake Region Water & Sewer Company filed rate cases with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking to increase annual water and sewer operating revenues by approximately $218,762.  The proposed increase on a residential customer of the water and sewer company appears below.
WATER

Type of Customer                               Current Average Bill                Proposed Average Bill

Residential—Average Usage                           $23.08                                         $30.93

SEWER

Type of Customer                               Current Average Bill                Proposed Average Bill

Single Family Residential-Flat Rate                $25.24                                         $32.95
  (Horseshoe Bend)       
                       

Single Family Residential-Flat Rate                $35.51                                         $35.72
  (Shawnee Bend)   
          
                   

              

Lake Region Water & Sewer Company provides water and sewer service in Camden and Miller counties and in the community of the Village of Four Seasons.  The water and sewer company provides sewer service to approximately 629 customers and water service to approximately 652 customers in its Shawnee Bend service area.  Lake Region Water & Sewer Company provides sewer service to approximately 243 customers in its Horseshoe Bend service area.

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Case No. WR-2013-0461 & Case No. SR-2013-0459
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