Utility assistance ends soon

Aug. 30 is the deadline for summer cooling bills assistance through WSOS.

The benefit amount for applicants with regulated utilities is $175 per household. To be eligible for this assistance, the applicant must have a household member 60 years of age or older or documentation of a qualifying medical condition.

This assistance cannot be used to pay on a Percentage of Income Payment Plan Plus bill, but the assistance may be used for enrollment in PIPP.

For information, call (888) 441-4327.