Opportunity for Public Comment on Evansville Municipal Water Works’ Rate Case

WHAT: The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (Commission) will hold a field hearing in Evansville to hear from the public on the rate case petition of Evansville Municipal Water Works under Cause No. 45545.

WHEN: Aug. 12, 2021, at 6 p.m. local time (rescheduled from Aug. 4)

WHERE: University of Evansville, Shanklin Theater, 1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47722

WHY: Evansville Municipal Water Works has filed a petition before the Commission for a new schedule of rates and charges for water utility service.

HOW: During field hearings, ratepayers have the opportunity to speak directly to the Commission or submit written comments. Please note, though, that because this is a pending case, the Commissioners and Judge are not allowed to answer questions or engage in any discussion about the case. Those individuals who are unable to attend may submit written comments to the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor at www.in.gov/oucc/2361.htm. Ratepayers also can submit their comments by mail or email:

  • Mail: Public Comments, Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor, 115 W. Washington Street, Suite 1500 South, Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Email: uccinfo@oucc.in.gov
  • Written comments should include the ratepayer’s name, mailing address, and a reference to “Cause No. 45545”

At the hearing, the public is required to comply with all local health and safety regulations, which can be accessed at https://vanderburghhealth.org/

If you would like to access case-related documents under Cause No. 45545, visit the Commission’s Online Services Portal here. Instructions on how to best use this database can be found here.

**If an accommodation is required to allow an individual with a disability to participate, please contact Stephanie Hodgin at 317-233-4723 or stehodgin@urc.in.gov at least 48 hours in advance.