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Commission Meeting Minutes August 24, 2011

Minutes of the Commission Meeting
Legal Department
(614) 466-7702

 

 August 24, 2011 - 1:30 p.m.

 

Present:

Todd A. Snitchler, Chairman
Paul A. Centolella, Commissioner
Cheryl L. Roberto, Commissioner
Steven D. Lesser, Commissioner
Andre T. Porter, Commissioner
Gregory Price, Electric Section, Legal Department
Christine Pirik, Gas Section, Legal Department
Jeff Jones, Telephone and Water Sections, Legal Department
Scott Farkas, Transportation Section, Legal Department
Vesta Miller, Legal Department

 


This meeting was convened pursuant to the regular agenda issued on August 18, 2011, for the week of August 22, 2011.


The minutes of the August 17, 2011 Commission Meeting were approved by the Commissioners.
 


The Commission met for the purpose of considering the following cases and to act upon the proposed Entries and Orders.

 

Signing Session: August 24, 2011 at 1:32 p.m.
 

Resolution approved recognizing the retirement of Allen Francis from the Commission.
 

Electric:    
   Rehearings:    
(09-1947-EL-POR
(09-1948-EL-POR
(09-1949-EL-POR
(09-1942-EL-EEC
(09-1943-EL-EEC
(09-1944-EL-EEC
(09-580-EL-EEC
(09-581-EL-EEC
(09-582-EL-EEC
The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company
Ohio Edison Company
The Toledo Edison Company
The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company
Ohio Edison Company
The Toledo Edison Company
The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company
Ohio Edison Company
The Toledo Edison Company
(Entry considering application for rehearing)
Rescheduled to appear on August 31, 2011 agenda.
10-340-EL-CSS C. Richard Smith v. Ohio Edison Company
(Entry considering application for rehearing)
Rescheduled to appear on August 31, 2011 agenda.
   Tariff:    
10-176-EL-ATA Ohio Edison Company, The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, and The Toledo Edison Company
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 4-0.  Commissioner Lesser recused himself.
   Others:    
(10-974-EL-FAC
(10-975-EL-RDR
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
10-1413-EL-CSS Heights Medical Building v. The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company
(Entry considering request to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
10-2310-EL-CSS Lewis C. Zajac v. Ohio Edison Company
(Entry considering motion to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-2551-EL-REN Kegg-Robert-PA-PV-6.9KW
(Entry considering request to dismiss)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-1353-EL-RDR Columbus Southern Power Company
(Opinion and order considering gridSMART rider)
(rescheduled from 8/17)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-4786-EL-UNC Ohio Edison Company, The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company and The Toledo Edison Company
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

 

   
Gas:    
10-2330-GA-AIS Brainard Gas Corporation, Northeast Ohio Natural Gas Corporation, and Orwell Natural Gas Company
(Supplemental finding and order to modify certain terms)
(rescheduled from 8/17)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-2776-GA-RDR Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio, Inc.
(Proposed opinion and order)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-3505-GA-UEX Northeast Ohio Natural Gas Corporation
(Finding and order considering application to modify UEX rider)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

 

   
Water:    
11-3789-WS-CSS Robert Sheely v. Ohio American Water Company
(Entry considering dismissal)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-4509-ST-AIR Water and Sewer LLC
(Entry considering test year and date certain)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-4673-WW-UNC Utility Operators Corporation
(Finding and order considering application)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

 

   

Transportation:

   
10-464-TR-CVF Terry Frazier
(Proposed opinion and order)
Rescheduled to appear on August 31, 2011 agenda.
10-2968-TR-CVF D&J Transport Co., Inc.
(Proposed opinion and order)
(rescheduled from 8/17)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.
11-4784-TR-CVF In the Matter of the Default of Motor Carriers and Drivers Pursuant to Rule 4901:2-7-14, Ohio Administrative Code
(Entry considering show cause)
Approval moved and seconded, vote 5-0.

 
   

Comments:

   
FCC WC Docket No. 10-90
FCC GN Docket No. 09-51
FCC WC Docket No. 07-135
FCC WC Docket No. 05-337
FCC CC Docket No. 01-92
FCC CC Docket No. 96-45
FCC WC Docket No. 03-109
Connect America Fund
A National Broadband Plan for Our Future
Establishing Just and Reasonable Rates for Local Exchange Carriers
High-Cost Universal Service Support
Developing a Unified Intercarrier, Compensation Regime
Federal-State Joint Board on Universal Service
Lifeline and Link-Up
(Proposed comments)
The Commission authorized the Assistant Attorneys General to file comments with the FCC.  Vote 5-0.
     

 There being no further business, the Commission Meeting adjourned at approximately 1:46 p.m.

 

 

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Chair Secretary