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BILL NO. 19-706Res.No:          6405

Agenda Title:

19-706 - A resolution directing the City Manager to include provisions for low income assistance in the proposed new rate structure for Independence Power and Light.
Recommendations:

Recommend approval

Executive Summary:

In keeping with the provisions of the 2017-2022 Strategic Plan, the City Council has authorized a Cost of Service Study which will lead to a proposed new rate structure for Power and Light. This Resolution would direct the City Manager to ensure that the new rate structure include provisions for low income assistance.
Background:

Independence Power and Light was created to better serve the citizens of Independence.  The 2017-2022 Strategic Plan adopted by the City Council confirms the City's commitment to providing quality services at appropriate rates. Accordingly, the City recently authorized a 2% rate reduction, and authorized a Cost of Service Study which will lead to a new rate structure.  Passage of this Resolution will signal the Council's desire to include provisions for low income assistance in the new rate structure. 


Department:          City Manager's OfficeContact Person:          Mark Randall


REVIEWERS:
DepartmentAction
City Managers OfficeApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Law DepartmentApproved
City Managers OfficeApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:          Accepted

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