Press Release


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- September 23, 2013
Contact:
Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300
PR-14-34

PSC To Hold Public Hearing In Osage Beach In Lake Region Water and Sewer Company Rate Cases

JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission will hold a local public hearing in Osage Beach on December 11, 2013, to receive public comment on water and sewer rate cases filed by Lake Region Water & Sewer Company.  The local public hearing schedule appears below.

December 11—Osage Beach.  City of Osage Beach City Hall, 1000 City Parkway.  A question and answer session will begin at 6:00 p.m.  The Commission will take sworn testimony from customers at the conclusion of the 6:00 p.m. session. 

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 the hearing should call the PSC’s hotline at 1-800-392-4211 (voice) or Relay Missouri at 711 before the local public hearing.

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, et al
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