Duke Energy holding hearings on rate increase

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Duke Energy is holding three public hearings for a proposed rate increase.

The hearings are:

  • Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 12:30 p.m. at Cincinnati State
  • Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Union Township Civic Center
  • Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Lakota East High School.

The proposal would raise the average electric bill by almost six percent from next year to 20-11.