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Section A: General News


FELPS gets clean financial audit


FELPS gets clean financial audit
Kyle Dicke (right), general manager of the Floresville Electric Light & Power System (FELPS), listens Feb. 27 as Art Campsey of Haass, Lindow & Campsey presents a report of FELPS’ fiscal year 2012 financial audit.


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FLORESVILLE -- For yet another year, the Floresville Electric Light & Power System (FELPS) has received a clean financial audit. Art Campsey of Haass, Lindow & Campsey reported to FELPS’ board of trustees at its Feb. 27 meeting that the utility’s fiscal year 2012 books “present fairly, in all material respects, the financial position” of FELPS.

The board voted to accept the audit report as presented.

Also related to finances, General Manager Kyle Dicke reported to the board that he had received correspondence from Floresville city Councilman Jim Miller, in which Miller inquired about how FELPS would be affected if the city did not receive a satisfactory audit for the 2012 fiscal year. Dicke said he was set to meet with Miller Feb. 28. Board members Larry Stavinoha and Floresville Mayor Diana Garza also were set to be present for the meeting with Miller. Garza said she would ask the city’s legal counsel to attend as well.

In other business, the board:

•Voted to award $750 to each of the school districts in FELPS’ coverage area, which would be used for college scholarships.

•Voted to match the cost, based on up to $2 per meter, for summer youth programs in the cities of Floresville, Poth, and Stockdale. Dicke said if the maximum was awarded, it would cost the system $10,242 -- of which $5,650 would go to Floresville for its 2,825 meters.

•Discussed the purchased-power adjustment on bills mailed Feb. 22, which is a charge of $20.65 per 1,000 kilowatt-hours. Financial services Manager Marcy Jacobs said the charge is related to a spike in fuel costs, as reported by FELPS’ supplier, CPS Energy.

In attendance: Board members Mark Moczygemba, Patrick Pollock, Larry Stavinoha, Ignacio Vasquez, Marlin Tanneberger, Vernon Lambeck, and Floresville Mayor Diana Garza; FELPS General Manager Kyle Dicke and Manager of Financial Services Marcy Jacobs; and Art Campsey of Haass, Lindow & Campsey.
 

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