Natural gas customers in Longview could see monthly rate increases starting next month, but the City Council could delay hikes for customers of one utility.
Atmos Gas has proposed raising rates for residential, commercial, industrial and transportation customers beginning June 1 under a settlement with Longview and other members of Atmos Texas Municipalities.
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