Florida Public Service Commission News Releases
State of Florida Public Service Commission
Customer Hearings Set for BellSouth
TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will conduct three customer service hearings November 29-30, 2006, regarding a BellSouth petition to recover costs associated with the 2005 hurricane season. BellSouth is seeking to recover fifty cents per customer line per month for 2005 storm damage. If approved, the surcharge would appear on customers’ bills for one year commencing January 1, 2007. BellSouth is a telecommunications company serving approximately five million access lines in 93 exchanges in Florida.
The purpose of the meetings is to provide customers an opportunity to address the proposed surcharge and service provided by the company. Customers are invited to attend one of the following meetings: