Utility Rate Hearing Concludes in Frankfort

by Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh What was expected to be a two-day rate hearing in Frankfort for Kentucky’s two largest utilities wrapped up on the first day. Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities originally sought a combined $252 million rate increase, but at the start of the hearing, announced they were lowering the… Continue reading Utility Rate Hearing Concludes in Frankfort

MSD Rates To Go Up This Week

Louisville Metropolitan Sewer District rates go up 6.5% starting Wednesday. The increase is to help pay for extensive construction projects mandated by the federal government. The overflow improvement projects are expected to cost around $850-million. MSD Director Bud Schardein says the rate hikes are not related to the economy. “I understand rate increases are tough,… Continue reading MSD Rates To Go Up This Week