DOCKET NO. 19-09-09
PURA AND DPH REVIEW OF THE APPLICATION OF AQUARION WATER
COMPANY OF CONNECTICUT AND THE TOWN OF MARLBOROUGH FOR
AQUARION WATER COMPANY OF CONNECTICUT TO ACQUIRE THE ASSETS OF
THE TOWN OF MARLBOROUGH MUNICIPAL WATER SYSTEM
PUBLIC COMMENT HEARING AND HEARING NOTICE
(December 18, 2019 and January 7, 2020)
On September 13, 2019, Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut and the Town of Marlborough submitted an application requesting that the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority and the Department of Public Health (together, the Departments) consent to the Town of Marlborough’s cessation of ownership with respect to its municipal water system and approve Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut’s acquisition of assets of the Town of Marlborough’s municipal water system. In response, the Departments are conducting this proceeding to address the issues raised in the application.
Pursuant to General Statutes of Connecticut (Conn. Gen. Stat.) §§16-19e, 16-46, and 16-262n, the Departments hereby announce that a public comment hearing will be held on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 6:00 p.m., at Marlborough Town Hall, Conference Room, 26 North Main Street, Marlborough, Connecticut, for the purpose of admitting public comments into the record of the above-cited proceeding. In addition, the Departments will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the offices of the Authority, Ten Franklin Square, New Britain, Connecticut. The Departments may continue the hearing on additional dates, as deemed necessary.
Letters will be accepted from members of the general public who have an interest in the outcome of this proceeding through the last day of the hearing. The Departments will maintain a file of any letters so accepted in the offices of the Executive Secretary of the Authority. The file may be reviewed during the regular office hours of the Authority.