Press Releases & Advisories

Consumer fact sheet Myths and the Facts About Pepco’s Request To Implement A Multiyear Rate Plan And Increase Electric Distribution Rates (DC PSC Formal Case No. 1156) June 26, 2020…
OPC Observes National Day of Mourning for Racial Reconciliation Statement on George Floyd OPC Observes National Day of Mourning for Racial Reconciliation June 4, 2020 Washington, DC -- As memorial…
Press Release: May 28, 2020 Contact: Doxie A. McCoy, Public Information Officer (202) 731-9152, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Washington, DC-- The Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia (OPC) today…
CONSUMER ALERT OPC Says New DC Council Relief Measures Will Help Utility Consumers Adjust to Higher Bills after COVID-19 Emergency May 25, 2020 The Office of the People's Counsel welcomes…
Need a Test? Get a Test: District Expands Free COVID-19 Testing at Firehouses Across DC: https://opc-dc.gov/news-events/news/general-news/need-a-test-get-a-test-district-expands-free-covid-19-testing-at-firehouses-across-dc COVID19 Advisory (American Sign Language)
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Press Release March 13, 2020 The Office of the People's Counsel to Continuing Providing Support for Utility Consumers During Health Crisis PDF available for Download In response to the public…
Press Release March 6, 2020 PDF available for Download Washington, DC - In testimony filed today before the DC Public Service Commission (PSC), People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous Frye opposes Pepco's…
Press Release March 5, 2020 PDF available for Download Washington, DC –On Monday, March 9, 2020 the Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia is launching “OPC…
May 30, 2019 OPC Stunned by Pepco’s Request to Increase Rates by $162 Million over Three Years – OPC Will Thoroughly Vet Application to Ensure DC Consumers Are Protected Washington,…
PRESS RELEASE August 9, 2018 PDF available for Download Washington, DC- People's Counsel for the District of Columbia Sandra Mattavous-Frye today announced that the DC Public Service Commission has approved…