PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
OF WEST VIRGINIA
Entered by the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF WEST VIRGINIA, in the City of Charleston on the 24th day of March 2017.
CASE NO. 17-0239-MC-AC
PROFESSIONAL TRANSPORTATION, INC.
Application to amend P.S.C. M.C. Certificate No. 6878
to include Boone, Braxton, Clay, Lewis, Lincoln, Nicholas,
Randolph, Upshur and Webster Counties.
On February 22, 2017, Professional Transportation, Inc. filed an application for the amendment of P.S.C. M.C. Certificate No. 6878. The proposed amendment is as follows:
to operate as a common carrier by motor vehicle in the transportation of passengers in specialized limousine service, through the use of specialized limousine in specialized multi-passenger van service, to and from dialysis treatment, physician offices, hospitals and other health care facilities, such transportation being restricted to those passengers who will receive, or have received, services at such offices, hospitals and facilities, between points and places in Boone, Braxton, Clay, Lewis, Lincoln, Nicholas, Randolph, Upshur and Webster Counties, West Virginia, on the one hand, and points and places in West Virginia on the other hand, subject to the following exclusion: Excluding the transportation of those individuals who have medical needs greater than those of the average population and who are expected to require the presence of a trained emergency medical technician during transport. The Commission does not have jurisdiction over the provision of emergency medical services, which lies with the Commission of the West Virginia Bureau of Public Health.
Rates: $1.00 per loaded mile
$0.50 per unloaded mile
Minimum Charge: $30.00 per trip, including trips called, but not used
Waiting Time: First 30 minutes: Free
$0.25 for each minute thereafter
For commercial customers who desire dedicated twenty-four hour-a-day service, Professional Transportation, Inc., may charge an hourly rate of $11.00.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that Professional Transportation, Inc. give notice of the filing of the application, by publishing a copy of this order once in a qualified newspaper as provided in W.Va. Code §59-3-1 et seq, published and of general circulation in Boone, Braxton, Clay, Lewis, Lincoln, Nicholas, Randolph, Upshur and Webster Counties, making due return to this Commission of proper certification of publication immediately after publication. Anyone desiring to protest and/or intervene should file a written protest and/or notice of intervention within ten days following the date of this publication unless otherwise modified by Commission order. If no protests are received, the Commission may waive formal hearing and render its decision on the application based on the evidence submitted with the application and the Commission’s review thereof. Requests to intervene must comply with the Commission’s rules on intervention set forth in the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure. All protests and interventions should be addressed to Ingrid Ferrell, Executive Secretary, P.O. Box 812, Charleston, West Virginia 25323.
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