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NEWS RELEASE


05/14/2007 Contact: 850-413-6482

CUSTOMER SERVICE HEARINGS SET FOR AQUA UTILITIES IN PALATKA AND GAINESVILLE


TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will conduct two customer service hearings on Wednesday, May 16, 2007, for customers of Aqua Utilities Florida, Inc. (Aqua). Aqua is a water and wastewater utility providing service to 80 systems in Alachua, Brevard, Highlands, Lake, Lee, Marion, Orange, Palm Beach, Pasco, Polk, Putnam, Seminole, Sumter, Volusia, and Washington counties and has applied for an increase in rates.

The hearings provide customers an opportunity to comment on the proposed rate increases and any quality-of-service issues relevant to the utility. Customers are invited to attend the hearings at the following times and locations:

Wednesday, May 16, 2007
10:00 a.m.

St. Johns Water Management District
Resource Management Building
Rooms 136 A & B
4049 Reid Street
Palatka, Florida

6:00 p.m.
City Commission Chambers
Gainesville City Hall
200 E. University Avenue
Gainesville, 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.



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