PROPANE PRICES: Lawmakers Look At Rise In Pricing
On Monday, lawmakers will begin trying to understand what can be done about the rising price of propane.
Last week, propane prices stored, reaching up to $5 per gallon. Lawmakers will meet with representatives from Iowa’s propane industry to discuss how to keep propane prices down.
The propane meeting will start at 1:30 p.m. on Monday.
Lawmakers will also discuss how to file an emergency bill that could add $1-million to the low income home energy assistance program to help propane users heat their homes.