Power lines

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- The public will have two opportunities to comment on utilities in Southern Nevada.

The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada has scheduled two general consumer sessions to allow the public to give input on any topic concerning utilities regulated by the PUCN: NV Energy, Southwest Gas, and some telecommunication, railroad and water companies, according to a news release. 

The PUCN does not regulate the Southern Nevada Water Authority.

The consumer sessions are scheduled for 1 and 6 p.m. Aug. 19 in Hearing Room A at the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, 9075 W. Diablo Drive, Suite 250.

The PUCN is required by law to conduct at least one annual general consumer session in the Nevada county with the largest population, the release said.

PUCN staff members, representatives from the Nevada Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection and the utilities will be available to respond to concerns, according to the release. Comments may be limited to three minutes per speaker. Those with questions regarding the consumer sessions may call (702) 486-7210.

The public notice for the consumer session can be found at puc.nv.gov.

Copyright 2019 KVVU (KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.