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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Sewer Authority union rejects contract offer from water companywith Pennsylvania American Water Co., which wants to buy the sewer system. Wit
Scranton Sewer Authority union rejects contract offer from water company
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
with Pennsylvania American Water Co., which wants to buy the sewer system. With a proposed purchase pending before the state Public Utility Commission, Teamsters Local 229 on Sunday rejected a contract offer, PAWC spokeswoman Susan Turcmanovich... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wider shoulder but no sidewalk planned for new Route 29 bridge over Norfolk Southern railroadroad. PennDOT is responsible for maintaining it. PennDOT agreed to also maintai
Wider shoulder but no sidewalk planned for new Route 29 bridge over Norfolk Southern railroad
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
road. PennDOT is responsible for maintaining it. PennDOT agreed to also maintain the bridge in 2010 as a result of a state Public Utility Commission investigation into the condition of and responsbility for the bridge. Upper Milford, as part... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton sewer union mulls contract with water firm proposing to buy sewer system229 secretary/treasurer Craig Pawlik said. That firm’s proposed purchase of th
Scranton sewer union mulls contract with water firm proposing to buy sewer system
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
229 secretary/treasurer Craig Pawlik said. That firm’s proposed purchase of the sewer system remains pending before the state Public Utility Commission. If the PUC rejects the sewer sale, a union contract with PAWC would become moot. The union’s... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton council wants sewer authority to resend easement lettersof the sewer system to Pennsylvania American Water Co. closes in late October.
Scranton council wants sewer authority to resend easement letters
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
of the sewer system to Pennsylvania American Water Co. closes in late October. The proposed sale remains pending before the state Public Utility Commission. The letter offered $100 per easement or the authority would pursue condemnation. Some... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State utility commission, Ringtown reach agreementArticle Tools Ringtown and the state Public Utility Commission reached an agre
State utility commission, Ringtown reach agreement
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Article Tools Ringtown and the state Public Utility Commission reached an agreement that will allow the borough to continue providing water service to some residents in Union Township. The agreement allows the water service to continue for existing... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Sewer Authority to explain need for easementsmillion purchase of the sewer system serving Scranton and Dunmore. A joint appl
Scranton Sewer Authority to explain need for easements
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
million purchase of the sewer system serving Scranton and Dunmore. A joint application for the transaction submitted to the state Public Utility Commission in March by the water company and sewer authority remains pending. On Aug. 24, PUC... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton awaits PUC decision on sewer salepotential deal-breaker. The water company’s proposal to buy Scranton Sewer Aut
Scranton awaits PUC decision on sewer sale
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
potential deal-breaker. The water company’s proposal to buy Scranton Sewer Authority’s system remains under review by the state Public Utility Commission. On Aug. 24, a panel of administrative law judges within the PUC recommended the agency deny... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
For Scranton, laws aren’t as they seemWhen two administrative law judges for the state Public Utility Commission reco
For Scranton, laws aren’t as they seem
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
When two administrative law judges for the state Public Utility Commission recommended recently that the agency reject the sale of the Scranton Sewer Authority, they raised the prospect of a catastrophic problem for the Courtright... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
UGI gets approval to increase base ratesArticle Tools UGI Utilities Inc.-Gas Division on Thursday received permission
UGI gets approval to increase base rates
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
Article Tools UGI Utilities Inc.-Gas Division on Thursday received permission from the state Public Utility Commission for a $27 million increase in base rates that will go into effect on Oct. 19. A typical residential customer’s bill will increase... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
UGI gets approvalto increase base ratesArticle Tools UGI Utilities Inc.-Gas Division on Thursday received permission
UGI gets approvalto increase base rates
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Article Tools UGI Utilities Inc.-Gas Division on Thursday received permission from the state Public Utility Commission for a $27 million increase in base rates that will go into effect on Oct. 19. A typical residential customer’s bill will increase... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton council discusses sewer-sale/stormwater issuesBill Courtright plans to put into the severely distressed pension system. Last
Scranton council discusses sewer-sale/stormwater issues
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Bill Courtright plans to put into the severely distressed pension system. Last week, administrative law judges within the state Public Utility Commission recommended that the full PUC reject the sewer-sale deal. The ALJ echoed concerns of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
PPL upgrading power grid in Dunmoreto maintain and construct poles, which are exempt from height restrictions in t
PPL upgrading power grid in Dunmore
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
to maintain and construct poles, which are exempt from height restrictions in the borough’s zoning ordinance, and the state Public Utility Commission is the authority on the project, he said. Several residents who live near the newly... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Austin Energy: Rate Cuts Solve Everybody's Problemsan unfair subsidy for suburbanites). • Finally, all of the signatories have ag
Austin Energy: Rate Cuts Solve Everybody's Problems
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
an unfair subsidy for suburbanites). • Finally, all of the signatories have agreed not to appeal the settlement to the state Public Utility Commission or the Legis­lat­ure, at least until the next AE rate review (2020). Applauding AE's Cost of... Read more
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The Morning Call
UGI customers to pay 8.3 percent more for natural gas beginning Thursdayhike to cover its operations, according to a settlement reached earlier this mo
UGI customers to pay 8.3 percent more for natural gas beginning Thursday
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
hike to cover its operations, according to a settlement reached earlier this month between the company and opponents. The state Public Utility Commission must approve the deal, which would raise a customer's bill about $4.34, or 8.3 percent. In... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton gets good interest rates on parking debt dealdisclosure on Thursday addresses the Aug. 24 release of a recommendation by adm
Scranton gets good interest rates on parking debt deal
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
disclosure on Thursday addresses the Aug. 24 release of a recommendation by administrative law judges within the state Public Utility Commission. The judges recommended the PUC reject the proposed sale of Scranton’s sewer system to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Judges don’t buy SSA pitchNo one should have been surprised when two administrative law judges recommende
Judges don’t buy SSA pitch
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
No one should have been surprised when two administrative law judges recommended last week that the state Public Utility Commission reject the proposed sale of the Scranton-Dunmore sewer system to Pennsylvania American Water Co. The judges cited... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton taxes could rise if sewer sale rejectedthe state possibly installing a receiver, according to the arguments made by th
Scranton taxes could rise if sewer sale rejected
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
the state possibly installing a receiver, according to the arguments made by the water company, authority and city to the state Public Utility Commission. “If the transaction is not finalized by Oct. 31, 2016, the city will face an untenable 2017... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Upgrades due to antiquated city sewer linesAmerican Water does not change plans for these upgrades. Instead, the crux of t
Upgrades due to antiquated city sewer lines
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
American Water does not change plans for these upgrades. Instead, the crux of the proposed sale pending before the state Public Utility Commission is who will pay for the upgrades — authority sewer customers in Scranton and Dunmore alone,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton sewer sale structure unprecedented— called a variance adjustment — if revenues end up exceeding the cap. The pro
Scranton sewer sale structure unprecedented
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
— called a variance adjustment — if revenues end up exceeding the cap. The proposed purchase agreement pending before the state Public Utility Commission calls for the water company to spread out all of the costs among its broader customer... Read more
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