News

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Aug

National 811 Day reminder: Call before you dig

National 811 Day reminder: Call before you dig Aug 08, 2018 – With August 11 almost here, Cascade Natural Gas hopes this date on the calendar, 8/11, will serve as a natural reminder for residents to call 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked. Every six minutes, an underground utility line is damaged nationwide because

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4
May

NOTICE OF ORDINANCE CHANGE – City Tax Maximum Amount Charged Per Month

NOTICE OF ORDINANCE CHANGE – City Tax Maximum Amount Charged Per Month SUMAS, WASHINGTON – May 04, 2018 – The City Council of Sumas adopted Ordinance Nos. 1722 and 1723, which increase the limit on the total amount of City Tax that might be charged each month from a maximum of $500 to a maximum of $1000. The City Tax

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2
Feb

NOTICE OF PROPOSED RATE INCREASE

Cascade Natural Gas Corporation proposes a 2.71 percent (or $5.9 million) increase in natural gas rates KENNEWICK, WASHINGTON – Feb. 02, 2018 – On August 31, 2017, Cascade Natural Gas Corporation (Cascade) filed a general rate request with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (WUTC) to increase gas base rates. If approved, the filed request would increase annual natural gas

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22
Nov

NOTICE OF ORDINANCE CHANGE – City Tax (Franchise Fee)

NOTICE OF ORDINANCE CHANGE – City Tax (Franchise Fee) HERMISTON, OREGON – Nov. 22, 2017 – The City of Hermiston has increased the City Tax (franchise fee) it charges Cascade Natural Gas Corporation for doing business in its jurisdiction. In accordance with the billing requirements established by the State in OAR 860-022-0040, residents of Hermiston will see the City Tax

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29
Sep

Cascade Natural Gas proposes a 6.75 percent increase in natural gas rates

Cascade Natural Gas proposes a 6.75 percent increase in natural gas rates KENNEWICK, WASHINGTON – Sep. 29, 2017 – Cascade Natural Gas Corporation (Cascade) filed the following five separate requests with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (WUTC) proposing an overall average 6.75 percent increase for all customer groups with natural gas service, effective November 1, 2017: Purchased Gas Adjustment

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31
Aug

Cascade Natural Gas files natural gas price increase request in Washington

Cascade Natural Gas files natural gas price increase request in Washington KENNEWICK, WASH. – Aug. 31, 2017 – Capital investment in pipeline replacement projects enhancing the safety and integrity of the natural gas system, as well as increased cost to operate and maintain that system, are the main drivers in Cascade Natural Gas filing a request with the Washington Utilities

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28
Jul

Cascade Natural Gas files rate decrease request with Oregon Public Utility Commission

Cascade Natural Gas files rate decrease request with Oregon Public Utility Commission KENNEWICK, WASH. – Jul. 28, 2017 – Cascade Natural Gas Corporation is on this date filing with the Oregon Public Utility Commission (OPUC) at Salem, Oregon, revisions to Rate Schedule Nos. 177, 191, 192, and 193, which upon approval by the Commission will become effective November 1, 2017.

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9
May

City of Nyssa, Oregon Imposes a new City Tax

City of Nyssa, Oregon Imposes a new City Tax NOTICE OF ORDINANCE CHANGE – City Tax (Franchise Fee) Nyssa, OR – May 09, 2017 – The City of Nyssa has imposed a new City Tax on Cascade Natural Gas Corporation for doing business in its jurisdiction. In accordance with the billing requirements established by the State in OAE 860-022-0040, residents

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9
May

City of Port Orchard, Washington increases the City Tax

City of Port Orchard, Washington increases the City Tax NOTICE OF ORDINANCE CHANGE – City Tax (Franchise Fee) PORT ORCHARD, WASH. – May 09, 2017 – The City Council of Port Orchard adopted Ordinance No. 012-17, which increases the City Tax on natural gas billings within the city limits to 6.0 percent. The City Tax was 2.0 percent and Ordinance

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31
Oct

Changes to the Public Purpose Charge in Oregon

Changes to the Public Purpose Charge in Oregon Oct. 31, 2016 – Cascade Natural Gas Corporation (Cascade) filed to increase its Schedule 31, Public Purpose Charge from 3.4% to 4.87% effective December 1, 2016. The collections from this charge are passed directly through to third party administrators of Cascade’s energy efficiency programs and low-income heating assistance programs. The estimated monthly

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