Oaks Water Company’s water system is located in San Jose, California and
consists of one consolidated service area, serving approximately 20,500 service
July 1, 2015, Great Oaks Water Company submitted its Application
to the CPUC requesting authorization to increase rates for water service over
Oaks' proposal is driven by increases these key areas:
On February 26, 2016 ORA and Great Oaks jointly filed a comprehensive proposed Settlement agreement requesting CPUC approval to adjust customer rates downward.
Highlights of the Joint Settlement include reductions in Great Oaks initial request:
The Joint Settlement covered all items, and no contested issues remained.
On May 26, 2016, the CPUC issued its Final Decision adopting the Settlement.
ORA supports the Settlement because it allows Great Oaks to provide safe and reliable service to its customers, while reducing customer rates.
made an in-depth review of Great Oaks' Application,
ORA's October 19, 2015 Testimony.
ORA’s August 3, 2015 Protest
to Great Oaks’ GRC Application.
the CPUC Proceedingdocket.
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