Press Releases & Advisories

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PRESS RELEASE July 8, 2021 Washington, DC -- OPC today asked the DC Public Service Commission to reconsider its order approving a Modified Enhanced Multiyear Rate Plan (EMRP). The Modified…
PRESS RELEASE PSC Order Granting Pepco a $108.6 Million Rate Increase through 2023 is Appalling and Harmful to Ratepayers June 4, 2021 Washington, DC -- Earlier this afternoon, the DC…
(WASHINGTON, DC) – Mayor Bowser is reminding residents that on Saturday, May 1, the District will transition from using a pre-registration system for vaccinations to the use of 11 walk-up,…
Consumer Alert Pepco's Customer Base Rate Credit to Expire This WeekResidential Bills to Go Up February 17, 2021 The Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia is…
Consumer Advisory OPC Encourages Residents to Take Advantage of NEW COVID-19 Rent and Utility Assistance Program While Funds Are Available! April 13, 2021 DC People’s Counsel Sandra Mattavous-Frye wants consumers…
March 5, 2021 On Thursday March 4th, ten months after OPC filed its petition requesting the DC Public Service Commission investigate ways to help consumers impacted by COVID-19, the PSC…
Press Release December 10, 2020 The Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia has filed an initial brief stating the reasons why the DC Public Service Commission…
Press Release September 25, 2020 PSC Rejects Request to Dismiss Pepco's Application for Huge Rate Hike, A Decision OPC Predicts Will Lead to Negative Impacts for Consumers Already Struggling During…
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…