PSC Votes to Extend the COVID-19 Utility Disconnection Moratorium to November 1
Commissioners strongly urging customers to pay what they can
September 24, 2020
On Thursday, September 17th, the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) voted 2-1 to continue to stay a portion of its June 26 order, extending the moratorium on utility residential customer disconnections and refusal of service for nonpayment until November 1. Prior to the extension, regulated utilities were not allowed to disconnect service for non-payment until October 1. The move comes as COVID-19 positive cases continue to spike in the state.
Commissioners strongly urge customers to contact their utility to set up payment plans or to seek energy assistance now, instead of waiti...