BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF MARYLAND

In the Matter of the Application of Columbia Gas of Maryland, Inc. for Authority to Increase Rates and Charges

CASE NO. 9609

NOTICE OF EVENING HEARINGS FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

On May 22, 2019, Columbia Gas of Maryland, Inc. filed an Application with the Public Service Commission of Maryland, seeking authority to increase its base rates and charges for the distribution of natural gas pursuant to the provisions of Section 4-203 of the Public Utilities Article, Annotated Code of Maryland.  

The Commission will hold two evening hearings for receipt of comments from members of the public with respect to the Company’s Application as follows:

September 4, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m. 
Cumberland Ramada - Downtown  
Crown South Boardroom
100 South George Street 
Cumberland, MD 21502 

September 5, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m. 
Hagerstown Community College
Career Programs Building, Room 131
11400 Robinwood Drive 
Hagerstown, MD 21742

Reasonable accommodations will be made at Public Service Commission proceedings for qualified persons with disabilities, if requested five (5) days in advance of the proceeding. (Dial 1-410-767-8000 or 1-800-492-0474 or access the prior numbers through the Maryland Relay Service at 1-800-735-2258).

Written comments on the Application may be submitted electronically, by first-class mail, or by hand-delivery on or before September 18, 2019. Comments submitted electronically must be submitted through the Commission’s Public Comment Dropbox, which can be accessed through the Commission’s website at www.psc.state.md.us. Instructions for logging into the Public Comment Dropbox are located under the “Tools” section of the Commission’s website under the “Make a Public Comment” tab, which can be accessed via the following link: https://www.psc.state.md.us/make-a-public-comment/. Commenters utilizing the Public Comment Dropbox are required to complete a one-time registration. All comments must include a reference to Case No. 9609. If submitted by first-class mail or hand-delivery, comments must be addressed to Terry J. Romine, Executive Secretary, Maryland Public Service Commission, William Donald Schaefer Tower, 6 St. Paul Street, 16th Floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21202. Only one copy is required.

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