NOTICE OF A CHANGE IN THE RULES AND REGULATIONS AND FACILITIES EXTENSION AND MODIFICATION POLICY OF EMPIRE ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION, INC.
At its October 11, 2019 meeting, the Board of Directors of Empire Electric Association, Inc. (EEA) voted to amend EEA’s Rules and Regulations and Facilities Extension and Modification Policy. The Rules and Regulations were modernized to reflect current business practices and regulations. The major change in the Facilities Extension and Modification Policy involves EEA’s contribution toward new services. New permanent services that will be served under a residential, general service, or irrigation rate tariff will be eligible for up to a $2500 contribution from EEA.
Copies of the amended documents are available for inspection at EEA’s main office located at 801 North Broadway, Cortez, CO, 81321 during regular business hours. The documents are also available on EEA’s website at www.eea.coop/governing-documents.
These changes are scheduled to go into effect on January 1, 2020. Anyone who desires to complain about the proposed changes shall file a written complaint with EEA at least 10 days before the proposed effective date. EEA may hold a hearing to determine what changes will be authorized. The changes ultimately authorized may or may not be the same as those proposed and may include changes different than those proposed or currently in effect. Anyone who desires to receive notice of hearing, if any, shall make a written request therefore to EEA at least 10 days before the proposed effective date.
For any questions about this notice and/or the proposed changes, please contact EEA at (970) 565-4444 or toll free at 1-800-709-3726.