On July 9, 2015, Cal Water filed its General Rate Case Application for its General Office and 23 districts, requesting approval to increase rates by:
Specifically, Cal Water proposes increases for each of its districts as summarized in this Table from Cal Water’s Application.
The CPUC will hold Public Participation Hearings throughout its service districts. See dates and details of issues linked below:
Chico: Manzanita Place • 1705 Manzanita Avenue • Chico, CA -- April 26, 2016, 6:00pm
Oroville: Manzanita Place • 1705 Manzanita Avenue • Chico, CA -- April 26, 2016, 6:00pm
Willows: Manzanita Place • 1705 Manzanita Avenue • Chico, CA -- April 26, 2016, 6:00pm
Marysville: CalTrans District 3 Building • Sierra Nevada Room • 703 B Street • Marysville, CA -- April 27, 2016, 6:30pm
Dixon: Dixon City Council Chambers • 600 East A Street • Dixon, CA -- April 28, 2016, 6:00pm (Spanish Version)
A final CPUC Decision is expected by the end of 2016.
ORA performed an in-depth analysis of Cal Water’s general rate case proposal to ensure its requests are accurate, reasonable, and justified. ORA estimates Cal Water company-wide revenue increases / decreases of:
ORA’s Table shows a comparison of its estimated revenue increases / decreases by district, compared with Cal Water’s proposal.
ORA finds that Cal Water has over-estimated its revenue needs, including in these key areas:
See ORA's full analysis and report via its March 2, 2016 Testimony.
See ORA’s August 13, 2015 Protest to Cal Water’s rate case Application.
See the CPUC's Proceeding docket.
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