Rate change


Pursuant to the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act and the Wyoming Public Service Commission’s (Commission) Rules, notice is hereby given of the Application of Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. (MDU or the Company) for authority to change the Conditions of Service Rate 100 schedule to include the MDU’s overtime rate for after-hours service, as more fully described below.
1. MDU is a public utility subject to the Commission’s jurisdiction. Wyo. Stat. §§ 37-1-101(a)(vi)(C) and 37-2-112.
2. On February 28, 2024, MDU filed an Application requesting to change Rate 100, tariff sheet 2, revised Sheet No. 111 and 112, to reflect the overtime rate for after-hours service per Commission staff request. The Company states Commission Staff requested clarified tariffs for standard overtime rates and after-hours overtime rates for service performed outside of normal business hours to remedy the gap for compliance with Wyoming Statute § 37-3-102.
3. The current minimum overtime rate is $140.00 for one hour of work or less outside the Company’s normal business hours of 8;00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, MST. Services beyond that first hour will incur a $45.00 fee for each additional 15 minutes of after-hours work.
4. This is not a complete description of MDU’s Application. Interested persons may inspect the Application at the Commission’s offices in Cheyenne, Wyoming, during regular business hours or at: https://dms.wyo.gov/external/publicusers.aspx (enter Record No. 17515).
5. Anyone desiring to file a public comment, statement, intervention petition, protest or to request a public hearing in this matter must do so, on or before April 5, 2024. An intervention request must set forth its grounds, as well as the position and interest of the petitioner in this proceeding. Please mention Docket No. 30013-406-GT-24 in your communication.
6. If you wish to participate in this matter and you require reasonable accommodation for a disability, call the Commission at (307) 777-7427 or at 2515 Warren Avenue, Suite 300, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002. Communications-impaired persons may contact the Commission through Wyoming Relay at 711.
DATED: March 5, 2024.
First Publ., Tues., March 12, 2024
Final Publ., Tues., March 19, 2024