heating assistance http://wxpr.org en Heating Assistance Money Still Available http://wxpr.org/post/heating-assistance-money-still-available <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As winter drags on, Wisconsin Public Service reminds customers that heating assistance money is still available.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;Leah Van Zile from Wisconsin Public Service says many low income people are &nbsp;feeling the &nbsp;pinch of a record-setting cold winter....</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><blockquote><div>"....low income heating assistance dollars are still available in all of the counties in our area, so we really encourage folks to apply for those dollars if they haven't already. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:24:31 +0000 Ken Krall 15836 at http://wxpr.org Heating Assistance Money Still Available Before Winter, Make Sure the Heat is On http://wxpr.org/post/winter-make-sure-heat <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With winter on its way, the Public Service Commission is telling residents who may be behind on utility payments to get connected. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Starting November </span>1<sup>st</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, there is a moratorium on utility shutoffs &ndash; that means companies can&rsquo;t cut off service until mid-April, even if customers don&rsquo;t pay their bills.&nbsp; But PSC spokesperson Carrie Templeton says for that rule to apply, you must start off the season as a customer in good standing.</span></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 17:30:47 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 9071 at http://wxpr.org Before Winter, Make Sure the Heat is On