State Moratorium on Utility Disconnections to End April 15, 2021
PSC action comes as federal assistance becomes available to customers; Wisconsin COVID-19 infection rates fall while vaccination numbers climb
March 25, 2021
On Thursday, March 18th, the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) voted unanimously to allow utilities to move forward with disconnection of service for nonpayment at the end of the annual winter moratorium after April 15, 2021. The action comes following a moratorium preventing utilities from disconnecting service for nonpayment during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Since the end of October, the weekly average of COVID-19 cases have decreased by more than 90% and Wisconsin has become a national leader in vaccine implementation. Customers who are behind on paying their utility bi...