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Help available for gas, electric costs

May 19, 2003

The last day Washington County Community Action Council Inc. could accept applications for heating and electric bill assistance for eligible Washington County bulk heating customers was April 30.

Utility gas and/or electric customers may apply for assistance through today.

Households eligible for the Maryland Energy Assistance Program may receive a one-time benefit of $320 to $645 to assist with their heating costs. Households eligible for the Electric Universal Service Program may receive a monthly credit to assist with their electric costs.

Households must meet guidelines for the Maryland Energy Assistance Program and the Electric Universal Service Program. For more information, call Community Action Council at 301-797-4161.

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