Press Releases & Advisories

Press Release August 14, 2020 Washington, DC - In testimony filed today before the DC Public Service Commission (PSC), People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous Frye opposes Washington Gas Light's request for…
Washington, DC --Asserting that Pepco's proposal to increase rates "has been riddled with errors, missteps, and false information from the start," People's Counsel for the District of Columbia Sandra Mattavous-Frye…
Press Release July 15, 2020 Washington, DC -- The Office of the People's Counsel for the District of Columbia today released the "OPC Water Services Division 2019-2020 Progress Report," which…
Consumer fact sheet Myths and the Facts About Pepco’s Request To Implement A Multiyear Rate Plan And Increase Electric Distribution Rates (DC PSC Formal Case No. 1156) June 26, 2020…
OPC Observes National Day of Mourning for Racial Reconciliation Statement on George Floyd OPC Observes National Day of Mourning for Racial Reconciliation June 4, 2020 Washington, DC -- As memorial…
Press Release: May 28, 2020 Contact: Doxie A. McCoy, Public Information Officer (202) 731-9152, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Washington, DC-- The Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia (OPC) today…
CONSUMER ALERT OPC Says New DC Council Relief Measures Will Help Utility Consumers Adjust to Higher Bills after COVID-19 Emergency May 25, 2020 The Office of the People's Counsel welcomes…
Mayor Bowser announces mortgage assistance for homeowners falling behind on payment due to the pandemic: https://mayor.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-announces-relaunch-dc-mortgage-assistance-program-provide-covid-19-relief Need a Test? Get a Test: District Expands Free COVID-19 Testing at Firehouses Across…
Press Release March 13, 2020 The Office of the People's Counsel to Continuing Providing Support for Utility Consumers During Health Crisis PDF available for Download In response to the public…
Press Release March 6, 2020 PDF available for Download Washington, DC - In testimony filed today before the DC Public Service Commission (PSC), People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous Frye opposes Pepco's…