In the matter of the Commission’s Investigation of
the Billing and Water Quality Issues of Johnson Utilities, LLC
Live updates of March 16th, 2018 ACC Open Meeting.
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11:18 AM UPDATE
The meeting has concluded.
11:15 AM UPDATE
Agenda Item one was passed regarding Staff’s Application for an Order to Show Cause.
11:07 AM UPDATE
“We are where we are today because the public has spoken loudly.”
11:02 AM UPDATE
Burns: “We need to have an air tight case.”
11:00 AM UPDATE
Staff does not feel a special prosecutor is needed and the existing staff is more than needed.
10:58 AM UPDATE
Commissioner Burns talks Johnson Utilities blocking or delaying an interim manager. “How long will the court process take us?” Burns wants this to be on a fast track and avoid a long, drawn out court case when challenged.
10:53 AM UPDATE
Resident John Dantico calls for transparency on this on going matter. Requests Hunt management LLC to be excluded from being involved as they are part of the Johnson Utilities family of companies.
10:50 AM UPDATE
Public comments with local resident expressing their frustration towards Johnson Utilities and the ACC’s lack of action up until this point. Local resident, Julie Phillips, speaks about the smell coming from Pecan Creek and the abuse of power that is taking place and agrees that an interim manager must be put in place.
10:46 AM UPDATE
Mr. Goodman talks about trying to get Johnson Utilities reps to speak with the public and receiving no response or results. Mr. Goodman speaks about the abuse of power that has taken place against citizens and developers. Mr. Goodman believes there is enough evidence to show that an interim manager must be put in place.
10:44 AM UPDATE
Supervisor Goodman explains his history and involvement with our ongoing issues with water quality and hydrogen sulfide issues. Mr. Goodman talks about the difficulties in dealing with Johnson Utilities and being voted against by other Supervisors to get results.
10:41 AM UPDATE
Supervisor Mike Goodman is now speaking
10:37 AM UPDATE
Open Meeting has begun.