Kentucky American Water

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9:55 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Young Scientists To Demonstrate Their Work This Weekend

The 30th annual Kentucky American Water FCPS District Science Fair takes place tomorrow at Bryan Station High School
Credit chem.uky.edu

680 Fayette County students will compete in the 30th annual District Science Fair this weekend at Bryan Station High School.

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11:34 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

PSC Cuts Kentucky American Rate Hike Request By Almost Half

State regulators have adjusted a proposed rate increase for Kentucky-American Water Co. customers.

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3:13 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Ky. American Water To Implement Rate Increase Ahead Of PSC Approval

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky American Water customers will see a $5 jump in their monthly bills as the company implements a rate increase it requested in 2012. That request is still pending before the Public Service Commission.

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1:52 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Floating Wetlands Launched at McConnell Springs

One type of floating wetland. It has been in the storm water pond for several weeks.

LEXINGTON,Ky-- Environmental group Friends of Wolf Run officially began a project Monday to control algae in McConnell Springs. 

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2:19 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Public To Weigh In On Water Rate Increase

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky American Water customers could see their water bills jump by about $5 a month if a new rate increase proposal is approved by the Kentucky Public Service Commission. The proposal will be laid out in greater detail at a public meeting Tuesday night.

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2:10 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Ky. Public Service Commission to Consider Water Rate Hike

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Public Service Commission is set to hold a meeting later this month to take public comments on rate increase requested by Kentucky American Water.

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7:26 am
Wed March 27, 2013

Water Refilling Stations Reducing Plastic Bottle Waste in Local High Schools

Ben Swanson, a student at Henry Clay High School and member of the Bluegrass Youth Sustainability Council, fills a reusable bottle with tap water.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Fayette high school students are keeping thousands of plastic bottles out of local landfills through an upgrade to their school water fountains.

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8:27 am
Sat December 29, 2012

Ky. American Water Asks For 17.5% Rate Increase

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky American Water, which serves Lexington and other communities, is asking for a rate increase that would raise average monthly residential bills by 17 1/2 percent, or $5.76, to $38.51 per month.

The company said in a statement it filed the request Friday with the Kentucky Public Service Commission based on capital investments of approximately $58 million made since last seeking a rate increase nearly three years ago. The request would increase total annual revenue by approximately $12.3 million.

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2:14 pm
Tue September 25, 2012

Kentucky American Water Clarifies Billing Procedures

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The rollout of Lexington’s new LEXserv billing service this month has caused some confusion for customers who appeared to be billed twice for city services.

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4:19 pm
Fri August 3, 2012

New City Bill Starts Next Month

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Starting next month, Lexington residents can expect a new bill in the mail. Around 115,000 customers will start receiving a LEXserv bill to pay for three city fees: water quality, sanitary sewer, and landfill.

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