Current rates for South Haven Sewer Works, doing business as Aqua Indiana, Inc., were approved on October 19, 2011. For a copy of the IURC's 13-page order, please click here.
The order approved a settlement agreement between the utility and the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC), establishing a flat, monthly residential sewer rate of $76.86 in the utility's Porter County service territory. Aqua Indiana requested a new rate of $79.90 when initiating this case in November 2010.
Prior to reaching the agreement, the OUCC filed testimony recommending that the new rate be limited to $75.54. For an overview, please see the OUCC's May 6, 2011 news release.
The OUCC issued a March 21, 2011 news release inviting consumer comments. An IURC public field hearing was held in South Haven on April 6, 2011.
All documents filed with the IURC in this case are available by clicking here and entering docket number 43974.