MLGW makes new electric rate hike proposal

By Updated: January 07, 2020 8:22 PM CT | Published: January 07, 2020 3:59 PM CT

Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division is proposing a new electric rate hike that would be less steep than an earlier proposal in the first of three years, but about the same overall. Meanwhile, some city council members want to pair the rate hike decision with whether MLGW cuts its ties with the Tennessee Valley Authority.


MLGW J.T. Young Memphis City Council Tennessee Valley Authority
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.

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