Case Number: 14-0419

  • 03/27/2015
    Transcript - Received

    ORAL ARGUMENT Transcript - March 13, 2015, received.
  • 03/26/2015
    Service - Order

    Copy of Final Order served electronically to parties.
  • 03/25/2015
    Order Entered - Final

    Final Order entered.
  • 03/13/2015
    Oral Argument - Heard and Taken Under Advisement

    Oral Argument Heard by the Commission and Taken under Advisement.
  • 03/12/2015
    Service - Notice

    Notice given by the Administrative Law Judge of the attached Oral Argument Schedule. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 03/12/2015
    Service - Commission Action

    Notice of Commission Action served electronically to parties advising of the action of the Commission on March 11, 2015.
  • 03/11/2015
    Commission Action - General

    The Commission in conference took the following action: GRANTED the Request for Oral Argument, filed by Aqua Illinois, Inc. on February 23, 2015; and DENIED the Motion of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission for Leave to File Corrected Brief on Exceptions, filed on February 23, 2015.
  • 03/06/2015
    Service - Notice

    Instructions for Oral Argument served electronically to parties.
  • 03/04/2015
    Service - Notice

    Oral Argument scheduled by the Administrative Law Judge for March 13, 2015, in Chicago at 10:30 A.M. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 03/03/2015
    Filing - Response

    Aqua Illinois Inc.’s Submission of Information Pursuant to ALJ Ruling, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (electronic)
  • 02/26/2015
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice is hereby given by the Administrative Law Judge that by 12:00 P.M. on March 4, 2015, Aqua Illinois Inc. shall file and serve the following: a. Aqua Illinois Inc. (“Aqua”) shall provide a set of schedules showing the rates, by rate classifications, that would result, if the conclusions in the Administrative Law Judge’s Proposed Order regarding revenues, operating expenses, rate base, rate of return, cost of service and rate design were to be adopted. b. Aqua shall provide a set of schedules by rate classification, showing a “typical bill” schedule pursuant to the conclusions contained in the Proposed Order. For each “typical bill” schedule, Aqua shall identify, for each rate classification, the typical customer usage assumptions used in the calculations. The percentage charge in the “typical bill” under existing rates shall be provided as well. Aqua shall also provide schedules showing “typical bills” for customers whose use is relatively low, as well as relatively high, amounts of utility service for each rate classification, with the assumed usage levels for these schedules. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 02/23/2015
    Filing - Motion

    Motion of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission for Leave to File Corrected Brief on Exceptions, filed. (Electronic)
  • 02/23/2015
    Briefs - On Exceptions

    Corrected Brief on Exceptions of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 02/23/2015
    Briefs - Reply to Exceptions

    Reply Brief on Exceptions of Aqua Illinois Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 02/23/2015
    Briefs - Reply to Exceptions

    Reply Brief on Exceptions of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 02/23/2015
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice is hereby given by the Administrative Law Judge that any objection to Staff’s Motion for Leave to file a corrected Brief on Exceptions must be filed and served by 12:00 P.M. on February 26, 2015. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 02/13/2015
    Briefs - On Exceptions

    Brief on Exceptions of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 02/13/2015
    Briefs - On Exceptions

    Brief on Exceptions of Aqua Illinois Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 02/02/2015
    Service - Proposed Order

    Proposed Order served electronically to parties.
  • 01/27/2015
    Filing - Response

    Aqua Illinois Inc.’s Verified Response to the Administrative Law Judge’s January 22, 2015 Notice filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (electronic)
  • 01/22/2015
    Service - Notice

    Notice given that the Administrative Law Judge (“the ALJ) is in receipt of Aqua Illinois’ response to Staff’s Motion to issue a post-record “data request” and understands that Aqua Illinois has elected not to take 50 percent bonus depreciation through 2014.
    Please provide the following information, along with verification by an individual with personal knowledge of the facts therein by 5:00 P.M. on January 27, 2015:
    A detailed explanation as to why Aqua Illinois has elected not to take 50 percent bonus depreciation for the calendar year 2014. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 01/21/2015
    Filing - Response

    Aqua Illinois Inc.’s Verified Response to the Administrative Law Judge’s January 16, 2015 Ruling, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 01/16/2015
    Filing - Motion

    Motion of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission for Issuance of Post-Record Data Request, filed. (Electronic)
  • 01/16/2015
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice is hereby given by the Administrative Law Judge that any objection to Commission Staff’s Motion to Issue a Post-Record “Data Request” must be filed and served by January 21, 2015. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 12/31/2014
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice given by the Administrative Law Judge that Staff's Motion for Leave to file a corrected schedule is granted. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 12/23/2014
    Filing - Draft/Suggested Order

    Draft Order of Aqua Illinois, Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 12/19/2014
    Briefs - Reply/Response

    Reply Brief of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 12/19/2014
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice is hereby given by the Administrative Law Judge that any objection to the Motion for Leave to File a Corrected Schedule of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission must be filed and served by December 26, 2014. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 12/18/2014
    Filing - Motion

    Motion of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission for Leave to File Corrected Schedule 10.01, filed. (Electronic)
  • 12/18/2014
    Briefs - Reply/Response

    Reply Brief of Aqua Illinois, Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 12/17/2014
    Filing - Motion

    Aqua Illinois, Inc.’s Motion to Correct the Transcript of November 20, 2014, Hearing, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 12/10/2014
    Briefs - Initial

    Initial Brief of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 12/10/2014
    Briefs - Initial

    Initial Brief of Aqua Illinois, Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 12/08/2014
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - November 20, 2014, received.
  • 12/04/2014
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - November 19, 2014, received.
  • 12/01/2014
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice given by the Administrative Law Judge that the motion, filed on November 21, 2014, seeking leave to file the affidavits of staff witnesses attesting to the veracity of Staff’s testimony, is granted. The Administrative Law Judge treated this motion as one clarifying and identifying evidence that Staff was previously granted leave to file. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 11/21/2014
    Filing - Motion

    Motion of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission to File Affidavits and Admit as Exhibits Into Evidentiary Record, filed. (Electronic)
  • 11/21/2014
    Filing - Errata

    Erratum Containing Corrections to Staff Exhibits and Schedules of David Sackett, filed. (Electronic)
  • 11/20/2014
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Sainsot and continued generally.
  • 11/20/2014
    Hearing Report - Exhibits

    e-Docket: Aqua Exhibits:
    1.0 with attachments, 6.0 (pubic and confidential) with attachments and 10.0: Kahoun Direct, rebuttal and surrebuttal.
    2.0 with attachments, 7.0 (public and confidential) 11.0 with attachments (public and confidential) Hanley direct, rebuttal and surrebuttal.
    3.0 Corr. 8.0 with attachments, and 12.0 Walker direct, rebuttal, surrebuttal and affidavit.
    4.0 With attachments, 9.0 with attachments and 9.4, Monee direct, rebuttal and affidavit.
    Staff Exhibits:
    1.0 with attachments, 6.0 with attachments, Jones direct and rebuttal.
    2.0 (confidential and Public) with attachments 7.0 (confidential and public) with attachments Pearce direct and rebuttal.
    3.0 Staff 3.0 with attachments and 8.0 with attachments: Kight-Garlish direct and rebuttal.
    4.0 with attachment and 9.00 Hardin direct and rebuttal.
    5.0 With attachments and 10.0 with attachment (confidential and pubic) Sackett direct and rebuttal.
  • 11/20/2014
    Hearing Report - Exhibits

    Staff Cross Exhibits: 1.0-9.0 answers to “Data requests”
    1.0: DAS 5.03 & [Confidential Staff Cross 1.0 – DAS 5.03 with Attachment 01 & 02]; 2.0 DAS 3.01; 3.0DAS 9.01; 4.0 DAS 6.04; [CONFIDENTIAL 5.0 DAS 11.07]; 6.0 Aqua employee information sheet; 7.0 DAS 11.04; 8.0 SK 6.01; 9.0 SK 6.02.
  • 11/20/2014
    Hearing Report - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Staff has leave to file affidavits attesting to staff witnesses’ veracity. Staff has leave to file amended versions of David Sackett’s testimony, as amended orally by Staff counsel.
    Post Evidentiary schedule: Initial briefs to be filed and served by December 10, 2014. Reply briefs, if any, to be filed and served by December 18, 2014. Draft order to be filed and served by December 23, 2014.
    AlJ’s proposed order tentative date: January 30, 2014.
    Briefs on Exception to be filed and served by February 13, 2015. Reply Briefs on Exception, if any, to be filed and served by February 23, 2014.
  • 11/20/2014
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 11/19/2014
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Sainsot and continued to November 20, 2014, in Chicago, at 10:00 A.M.
  • 11/19/2014
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 11/14/2014
    Filing - Memorandum

    Pretrial Memorandum of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 11/14/2014
    Filing - Memorandum

    Pre-Trial Memorandum of Aqua Illinois, Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 11/07/2014
    Service - Hearing Continuance Letter

    Hearing scheduled for November 18, 2014, continued by the Administrative Law Judge to November 19, 2014, in Chicago at 11:00 A.M., for status. Notice also given that an evidentiary hearing will take place November 20, 2014, in Chicago at 10:00 A.M. All other previously scheduled hearing dates are canceled. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 09/10/2014
    Filing - Errata

    Erratum to Staff Exhibit 5.0 Direct Testimony of David Sackett, filed. (Electronic)
  • 09/04/2014
    Service - Order

    Copy of Resuspension Order served electronically to parties.
  • 09/03/2014
    Order Entered - Resuspension

    Resuspension Order entered.
  • 07/16/2014
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - July 1, 2014
    received.
  • 07/08/2014
    Service - Hearing Continuance Letter

    Hearing continued by the Administrative Law Judge to November 18, 2014, in Chicago at 11:00 A.M. Notice is also given by the Administrative Law Judge of the following schedule: Staff and Intervenor direct testimony to be filed and served by September 4, 2014; Company rebuttal testimony to be filed and served by October 2, 2014; Company surrebuttal testimony to be filed and served by November 12, 2014;
    Pretrial Memoranda to be filed and served by November 14, 2014; and Evidentiary Hearing shall take place on November 19-20, 2014 at 9:00 A.M. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 07/03/2014
    Service - Notice

    Notice given by the Administrative Law Judge of the attached protective order. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 07/01/2014
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Sainsot and continued to November 18, 2014, in Chicago, at 11:00 A.M.
  • 07/01/2014
    Hearing Report - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Aqua’s Motion for a protective order is granted.
    The parties have agreed to the following schedule:
    Staff and Intervenor direct testimony to be filed and served by September 4, 2014. Company rebuttal testimony to be filed and served by October 2, 2014. Company surrebuttal testimony to be filed and served by November 12, 2014.
    Pretrial Memoranda to be filed and served by November 14, 2014. Evidentiary Hearing shall take place on November 19-20, 2014 at 9:00 A.M.
  • 07/01/2014
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 06/30/2014
    Filing - Response

    Verified Response (by Letter) to Deficiency Letter dated June 2, 2014 of Aqua Illinois, Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 06/23/2014
    Filing - Errata

    Errata Letter and Corrected Direct Testimony of Aqua Illinois, Inc. filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy. (electronic)
  • 06/16/2014
    Filing - Motion

    Motion for Entry of Protective Order, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP on behalf of Aqua Illinois, Inc. (Electronic)
  • 06/16/2014
    Service - Setting/Prehearing Conference

    Set for status hearing by the Administrative Law Judge for July 1, 2014, in Chicago at 11:00 A.M. Notice mailed to parties. (Notice also mailed to clerks of municipalities served by Aqua Illinois, Inc.).
  • 06/13/2014
    Service - Order

    Copy of Suspension Order served electronically to parties.
  • 06/11/2014
    Filing - Appearance

    Appearance of Aqua Illinois, Inc., filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 06/11/2014
    Order Entered - Suspension

    Suspension Order entered.