Community Utilities of Indiana
Community Utilities of Indiana's (CUII's) service territories include:
- Indiana Water Service, Inc. in Merrillville,
- Twin Lakes Utilities, Inc. in Lakes of the Four Seasons, and
- Water Service Company of Indiana, Inc. near Roselawn.
2021-2023 Rate Case
The IURC issued an order approving new rates for CUII on Feb. 1, 2023, in Cause No. 45651.
The IURC also issued an order on reconsideration on May 3, 2023.
CUII has also filed a notice of appeal with the Indiana Court of Appeals. This page will be updated based on case developments.
This chart compares the impact on a monthly residential bill for 5,000 gallons under the recent rate case's requests, recommendations, and order:
|Current Bill||Utility's Initial Request (Dec. 2021)||OUCC Recommendations (April 2022)||Utility Rebuttal (May 2022)||CUII Proposed Order (July 2022)||OUCC Proposed Order (Sept. 2022)||IURC Final Order (Feb. 2023)|
The OUCC filed its proposed order in the case on Sept. 1, 2022, and filed the following testimony on Apr. 28, 2022, recommending significant reductions to the requests:
The OUCC issued an Apr. 4, 2022 news release to invite consumer comments. An IURC field hearing was held on Apr. 12 in Porter County.
Our infographic outlines the steps in a rate case.
2017/2018 Rate Case
|Utility's Initial Request (Dec. 2015)||Utility's Closing Argument (Mar. 2017)||OUCC's Closing Argument |
|IURC Order (Jan. 2018)|
The OUCC issued a 2016 news release to invite consumer comments.
To view the IURC rate case file, click here.