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CINCINNATI - Duke Energy customers are encouraged to attend a public hearing on Tuesday to address Duke Energy's proposed rate increase.

The increase would cost the average customer $10.25 more a month for natural gas and $6.25 for electric customers. Duke energy claims the rate increase will not pay for the estimated $15 million it will cost to relocate utility lines for the streetcar project.

Citizens can attend one of the four Public Utility Commission of Ohio hearings listed below or submit comments online or by mail to voice their opinions on Duke's proposed rate increase .

PUCO Area Hearing Locations:

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.

Fairfield Township Administrative Building

6032 Morris Road 

Hamilton, 45011

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Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. 

Union Township Civic Center Hall 

4350 Aicholtz Road

Cincinnati, 45245

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Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.

City Building, City Council Chambers

1 Donham Plaza 

Middletown, Ohio 45042

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Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at 12:30 p.m.

Cincinnati City Hall, Council Chambers

801 Plum Street
Cincinnati, 45202

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