PUCO Approves Rate Increase for Marion County Utility

Written by on October 24, 2019

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio adopted a settlement agreement that authorizes Aqua Ohio, which serves residents in Marion County, to increase its rates for water service. 


Aqua will add a just over 3.7% surcharge to customer bills until the utility’s next distribution rate case before the PUCO. 


In its application, Aqua stated it has made $18 million in infrastructure improvements and replacements since its last distribution rate case and requested a charge of nearly 3.8%.

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