Link to Online Collection Catalog
Link to OHS HOME page
Link to CONTACT OHS page
Link to OHIO HISTORY STORE website
Link to OHS CALENDAR page
Link to OHS PLACES page
Link to OHS RESOURCES page
Link to the ABOUT OHS page
Link to SEARCH OHS page
Return to OHS Home State Archives title banner
State Archives
Audiovisual
Archives Library
Online
Collection
Catalog
Membership

Public Utilities Commission Records Series Finding Aids

Public Utilities Commission
180 East Broad Street, 12th floor
Columbus, Ohio 43266
(614) 466-3016
PUCO website

The Public Utilities Commission was created pursuant to the provisions of the Ohio Revised Code. At creation, the commission was vested with power and jurisdiction over the following companies: telegraph and telephone companies, electric light companies, gas companies, water companies, sewage disposal system companies, railroads, and motor carriers - both common and hired. Jurisdiction did not extend to municipally owned utilities, cooperatives, or entities operated not-for-profit, with the exception of telephone companies. Today, many of its responsibilities have been somewhat diminished by the assumption of duties by some of the other state agencies or by the demise of many of the private companies.

Finding Aids


Guidelines for offsite reference requests, see http://www.ohiohistory.org/resource/archlib/fees/

Thank you for your interest in the Ohio Historical Society!

Go to the top of this page


HOME || CONTACT

OHIO HISTORY STORE || CALENDAR || PLACES || RESOURCES || ABOUT || SEARCH || PRIVACY POLICY
http://www.ohiohistory.org/resource/statearc/agencies/puco.html || Last modified Tuesday, 27-Jan-2009 10:58:21 Eastern Standard Time
Ohio History Center 800 E. 17th Ave. Columbus, OH 43211 © 1996-2012 All Rights Reserved.