The Maryland Public Service Commission will hold public hearings following how electric companies handled June's derecho, beginning Aug. 8.

The June 29 storm left over 1 million residents in the Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., areas without power for several days. Below are companies which serve Carroll County and public meetings scheduled.

Baltimore Gas & Electric Company

7 p.m., Aug. 13

Joint Hearing Room

Legislative Services Building

90 State Circle

Annapolis, Maryland 21401

7 p.m., Aug. 14

Paul C. Wolman Assembly Room

War Memorial Building

101 N. Gay Street

Baltimore, Maryland 21202

7 p.m., Aug. 15

Banneker Room

George Howard Building

3430 Court House Drive

Ellicott City, Maryland 21043

7 p.m., Aug. 16

Hearing Room No. 106

Baltimore County Office Building

111 West Chesapeake Avenue

Towson, Maryland 21202


Potomac Edison Company

7 p.m., Aug. 20

Winchester Hall

12 East Church Street

Frederick, Maryland 21701

Legislative-style hearings for electric companies are scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 13 and possibly Sept. 14. Written public comments can be submitted by September 10, 2012, to David J. Collins, Executive Secretary, Maryland Public Service Commission, William Donald Schaefer Tower, 6 St. Paul Street, 16th Floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, and should reference Case 9298.