Consumer Input Hearing.

A Consumer Input Hearing will be held in Juneau to receive comments from interested persons regarding the Application by Waste Connections of Alaska, Inc. to acquire the assets and Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity of Alaska Pacific Environmental Services-Juneau, LLC d/b/a Pacific Waste, and also known as Arrow Refuse.

The Regulatory Commission of Alaska reviews applications for the transfer of Certificates under AS 42.05.241 to determine if the applicant is fit, willing, and able to provide the requested public utility service.  In comments filed March 24, 2017, in Docket U-17-013 (see filing here) the City and Borough of Juneau (CBJ) requested a public hearing at which the CBJ and consumers can present the interests and needs of the public for refuse utility service to the Commission and utility.  The CBJ asserts that this hearing will assist the Commission in determining if Waste Connections of Alaska, Inc. is fit, willing, and able to provide refuse utility service in Juneau. 

The Consumer Input Hearing will be held on May 25, 2017, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the CBJ Assembly Chambers located at 155 South Seward Street, Juneau, Alaska.

The public is encouraged to attend and address the commission at the Consumer Input Hearing. For further information about this proceeding, click directly to this link:  Docket U-17-013.

Individuals or groups of people with disabilities, who require special accommodations, auxiliary aids or service, or alternative communication formats, please contact Joyce McGowan at (907) 276-6222, toll free at 1-800-390-2782, or TTY at (907) 276-4533 or send a request via electronic mail to by May 18, 2017.

Date Issued: 4/27/2017