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Pennsylvania American Water files rate request

Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (AWK), filed an application with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission requesting a $6.12 a month increase in water rates for a typical residential customer. The company’s request would bring a typical monthly residential water bill, using 3,960 gallons per month, to $58.63. The company’s filing requests that the new rates become effective June 29. Pennsylvania American Water is seeking a total annual revenue increase of approximately $58.6M.