CHICAGO (CBS) — The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved a $2.3 million refund for Peoples Gas customers.
As WBBM Newsradio’s David Roe reports, the refunds are for customers who were charged a fee to help Peoples Gas pay for a gas main replacement program in Chicago.READ MORE: Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman Has 'Stepped Aside' Following Independent Probe Into 2010 Sexual Assault Claim Against Former Coach
The fee was challenged by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and the Citizens Utility Board.READ MORE: 4,500 COVID Test Kits Stolen From Northwestern University
An appeals court ruled last year that the ICC should not have approved the charge.
If you are a Peoples Gas customer, you will see the refund in the form of a credit on your monthly bill starting next month through next March.MORE NEWS: Dozens Of Officers Rally Outside CPD Headquarters, Protesting City's Vaccine Mandate
LISTEN: WBBM Newsradio’s David Roe reports