The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will conduct a customer meeting on Thursday, March 26, 2009, in West Palm Beach for customers of Florida Public Utilities Company (FPUC). The utility serves 51,000 residential and commercial natural gas customers in central and south Florida and has applied for an increase in its rates. FPUC’s last approved rate increase was in 2004.
The meeting allows customers to comment on the proposed rates and any quality-of-service issues relevant to the utility. Customers are invited to attend the meeting at the following time and location:
Thursday, March 26, 2009
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Southeast District Office
400 N. Congress Ave., Suite 200
West Palm Beach, Florida
The PSC is committed to making sure that Florida's consumers receive their electric, natural gas, telephone, water, and wastewater services in a safe, affordable, and reliable manner. The PSC exercises regulatory authority over utilities in the areas of rate base/economic regulation; competitive market oversight; and monitoring of safety, reliability, and service.
For additional information, visit www.floridapsc.com.