FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- November 09, 2017
Contact: Kevin Kelly (573) 751-9300
PSC SETS HEARING SCHEDULE IN
LIBERTY UTILITIES CASE
JEFFERSON CITY---The Missouri Public Service Commission will hold a formal evidentiary hearing on March 22, 2018, in a case filed by Liberty Utilities (Missouri Water) LLC d/b/a Liberty Utilities and Ozark International, Inc. (Ozark International). The joint application seeks Commission authority for Liberty Utilities to acquire the franchise and operating assets of six water and sewer companies that are wholly-owned subsidiaries of Ozark International.
The six water and sewer companies are: Bilyeu Ridge Water Company, LLC, Midland Water Company, Inc., Moore Bend Water Utility, LLC, Riverfork Water Company, Taney County Water, LLC, and Valley Woods Utility, LLC. All of these companies operate water systems. Valley Woods Utility, LLC also operates a sewer system.
The formal evidentiary hearing will be held in Room 310 of the Governor Office Building, 200 Madison Street, in Jefferson City, Missouri. This hearing will be held in a building that meets accessibility standards required by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any person requiring additional accommodations to participate in this hearing should call the Missouri Public Service Commission’s hotline at 1-800-392-4211 (voice) or Relay Missouri at 711 before the hearing.
Bilyeu Ridge Water Company, LLC, Midland Water Company, Inc., Moore Bend Water Utility, LLC, Riverfork Water Company, Taney County Water, LLC and Valley Woods Utility, LLC serve approximately 965 customers in the Missouri counties of Christian, Stone and Taney.