CPUC Public Participation Hearings

The CPUC often holds Public Participation Hearings (PPHs) and other events to hear from the public on issues before the CPUC. If you have questions about PPHs or other events, please contact the CPUC's Public Advisor. You can also read What to Expect at Public Participation Hearings.

See information on upcoming PPHs and other events below. To see more CPUC events, check out our Meeting and Events Calendar.


Upcoming Public Participation Hearings and Certain Events


Great Oaks Water Company's Rate Request

We are holding two public forums (called Public Participation Hearings) to receive comments about Great Oaks Water Company's request to increase rates for 2019, 2020, and 2021 (Application No. 18-07-002):

  • Thursday, November 29, 2018, 2 p.m. AND 7 p.m.: Santa Teresa Branch Library, 290 International Circle, San Jose, CA 95119



Community Workshop: Reducing Utility Disconnections

We are seeking ways to reduce natural gas and electric utilities from disconnecting consumers from service. This workshop will discuss proposed policies and rules to reduce disconnections, and utilities and community organizations will make presentations. Time will be allocated to hear comment from the public from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Two workshops:

  • Nov. 19, 2018, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m., UC Merced Center for Educational Partnerships, Inyo/Kern Room, 550 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno
  • Dec. 6, 2018, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., San Joaquin Council of Governments, 555 E. Weber Ave., Stockton
We previously held a workshop in Riverside on Oct. 12, 2018.

More Information

Read our Media Advisory


Prior Public Participation Hearings and Certain Events

View all our events on our Daily Calendar


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