Note of Water Rate Increase

Notice of Rate Increase

Water Customers of the Waupaca Water Utility

 

This is to give you notice that the Waupaca Water Utility has filed an application on May 31, 2018, with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC), for authority to increase water rates. Rates for general service will increase 3.0 percent. The increase is necessary to reduce the existing deficiency in present rates. The request is being made under Wis. Stat. 196.193. Rate increases granted under this statute do not require a public hearing. The effect of the increase for some selected customers is shown below. Public Fire Protection and Wholesale rates (if applicable) will also increase

3.0 percent.

Customer Classification

Meter Size

Gallons

Existing Monthly Rate

Revised Monthly Rate

Average Residential

3/4

4,000

$15.06

$15.50

Commercial

1

19,300

$54.02

$55.60

Multifamily

2

30,500

$94.68

$97.48

Public Authority

1 1/2

51,700

$129.01

$132.84

Industrial

4

286,700

$555.40

$571.15

This rate increase will go into effect on July 15, 2018. This notice replaces the notice for rate increase effective February 15, 2018 that did not go into effect. If you have any questions about the rate increase request, call the Waupaca Water Utility at (715) 258-4422.

 

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