The following items are among those scheduled for consideration by the Commission at the January 20, 2004, Agenda Conference.
ITEM 5 - DOCKET NO. 010503-WU - APPLICATION FOR INCREASE IN WATER RATES FOR SEVEN SPRINGS SYSTEM IN PASCO COUNTY BY ALOHA UTILITIES, INC. The Commission will address a staff recommendation concerning Aloha Utilities, Inc.’s refund of interim rates for the January 1, 2002 through April 30, 2002 time frame (the rate case period), as well as the appropriate calculation of refunds for the May 1, 2002 through July 31, 2003 time frame (the appeal period). In addition, the Commission will consider whether the utility should be ordered to justify why it should not be fined for its failure to escrow a percentage of all revenues collected during July 2003 in apparent violation of two PSC Orders.
ITEM 12 - DOCKET NO. 030569-GU - APPLICATION FOR RATE INCREASE BY CITY GAS COMPANY OF FLORIDA. The Commission will address a staff recommendation regarding City Gas Company of Florida’s petition for a permanent rate increase.