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March 27, 2007, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
March 27, 2007
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97301-2551
PO Box 2148, Salem, Oregon 97308-2148
 
The Commission receives generalpublic comment at the beginning and at the end of the meeting.  The Commission will accept public comment on individual agenda items immediately following each staff presentation.  Persons unable to attend the meeting may submit written comments.  To be considered, written comments must be received prior to the meeting and should clearly reference the Agenda Item.  Comments may be submitted by mail at the above addresses, fax (503-378-5505), or emailed to puc.commission@state.or.us.
 
Staff has informed the Commission that the items appearing on the following Consent Agenda are routine and not disputed by the company or parties usually participating in PUC proceedings.  No member of the public has expressed interest in these items.  The Commission will consider the Consent Agenda as a single action item at the beginning of the public meeting.  If a member of the public requests to be heard on one of these items, the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately.
 
The staff analysis and recommendations on agenda items are available on the PUC’s Web site (http://www.puc.state.or.us) or by request from the Commission office.  Copies will also be available at the meeting.  Staff memoranda are generally available on the Thursday prior to the public meeting.
 
PUBLIC COMMENT
 
CONSENT AGENDA   
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
CA1. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
Updates the company’s avoided cost information for the second quarter 2007.
Staff contact: Bill McNamee, (503) 378-6360
e-mail: bill.mcnamee@state.or.us
CA2. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 07-008) Makes housekeeping changes to Schedule 200, Cost-Based Supply Service.
Effective date: March 28, 2007
Staff contact: Steve Chriss, (503) 378-3778
e-mail: steve.chriss@state.or.us
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
CA3. VERIZON NORTHWEST INC
(Advice No. 911) Introduces 811 Service for “One Call” Notification Systems.
Staff contact: Woody Birko, (503) 378-6122
e-mail: woody.birko@state.or.us
 
CA4. UNITED TELEPHONE COMPANY OF THE NORTHWEST/EMBARQ:
(Advice No. OR07-05) Clarifies the application of Service Connection Charges associated with Custom Calling Features and ExpressTouch services.
Effective date: March 28, 2007
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
CA5. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF
Request to cancel certificates of authority to provide telecommunications service in Oregon of carriers who violated the terms and conditions of their certificates.
Staff contact: Lois Meerdink, (503) 378-8959
e-mail: lois.meerdink@state.or.us
WATER
CA6. SEVENTH MOUNTAIN GOLF VILLAGE WATER COMPANY:
(Docket No. UI 257) Affiliated interest application between the Company and Braber Properties, LLC.
Staff contact: Marion Anderson, (503) 378-4362
e-mail: marion.anderson@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
1. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UE 188/Advice No. 07-07) Requests a rate increase in the company's Oregon annual revenues of $13,000,000 for Biglow Canyon.
Effective date: April 1, 2007
Staff contact: Judy Johnson, (503) 378-6636
e-mail: judy.johnson@state.or.us
2. OREGON PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION STAFF:
(Docket No. UM 1158) Recommendation for updated 2007 Gas Performance Measures for the Energy Trust of Oregon.
Staff contact: Lori Koho, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: lori.koho@state.or.us
3.  ENERGY TRUST OF OREGON:
Presentation of 2006, Fourth Quarter Report.  Informational only.
Staff contact: Lori Koho, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: lori.koho@state.or.us
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
4. QWEST CORPORATION:
(Docket No. UX 31) Petition to exempt the Trouble Isolation Charge (TIC) from regulation.
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113
e-mail: david.sloan@state.or.us
 
5. VERIZON NORTHWEST INC:
(Advice No. 005SPL) Increases the rate for residential toll calling.
Effective date: April 1, 2007
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
6. WANTEL, INC. DBA COMSPANUSA:
(Docket No. UM 1300) Application for Approval of Eligibility to Participate in the Oregon Universal Service Fund in the Bandon Wire Center.
Staff contact:  Kay Marinos, (503) 378-6730
e-mail:  kay.marinos@state.or.us
 
7. CINGULAR WIRELESS, LLC:
(Docket No. UM 1253) Application for Designation as an Eligible Telecommunications Carrier.
Staff contact:  Kay Marinos, (503) 378-6730
e-mail:  kay.marinos@state.or.us
PUBLIC COMMENT