Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- February 15, 2023
Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300

PSC to Hold Local Public Hearing in Cape Girardeau
in Ameren Missouri Electric Rate Case

JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission will hold a local public hearing in Cape Girardeau on February 23, 2023, to receive customer comment in an electric rate case filed by Union Electric Company d/b/a Ameren Missouri. This local public hearing was originally scheduled for January 31, 2023, but was canceled due to hazardous weather conditions. 

This local public hearing will be held in the same location as the local public hearing scheduled for January 31, 2023. The local public hearing schedule appears below.
February 23—Cape Girardeau. Osage Community Centre, Room 1AB, 1625 N. Kingshighway.
The hearing starts at 6:00 p.m., beginning with a public information/question and answer session conducted by the PSC Staff, followed by the Commission receiving testimony from the public. Comments at the local public hearing will be limited to five minutes per person.
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 Public Service Commission’s Hotline at 1-800-392-4211 or TDD Hotline at 1-800-829-7541 before the hearing.

If you are unable to attend a local public hearing and wish to make written comments, you may contact the Missouri Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, or by using the Commission’s electronic filing system at When submitting comments, please reference File No. ER-2022-0337.

On August 1, 2022, Ameren Missouri filed an electric rate case with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking a net increase in its electric base rates of approximately $316 million. An average residential electric customer (using approximately 1,017 kilowatt-hours of electricity a month) would see a rate increase of approximately $12.00 a month according to the filing.

Ameren Missouri provides service to approximately 1.29 million electric customers in Missouri.

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