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Monterey Herald Editorial: Progress being made on a new water supply

Feb 1, 2016

Posted 1/28/16: The Monterey Bay area has been fighting political battles over water for a long time, and those involved in the fights have long memories. But we can no longer afford to refight old battles.

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California Water Association Supports Effort to Make Payment Options More Customer Friendly

Jan 12, 2016

SACRAMENTO – Representatives from the California Water Association (CWA) and California American Water testified today before the California Assembly Utilities & Commerce Committee in support of Assembly Bill 1180.

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Water Companies Help Customers Meet Conservation Targets

Dec 1, 2015

Investor-owned water companies (IOWCs) throughout California are working with their customers to meet state-mandated conservation targets. California American Water (CAW) and California Water Service (Cal […]

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Operation Gobble Puts the “Thanks” in Thanksgiving

Dec 1, 2015

On November 19, 2015, incoming Speaker of the California Assembly Anthony Rendon joined California American Water Company, California Water Service and Golden State Water Company […]

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USDP Committee Events Receive Excellent Reviews

Dec 1, 2015

The California Water Association’s (CWA) Utility Supplier Diversity Program (USDP) Committee sponsored two events in 2015 where water utility prime contractors were brought together to […]

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CWA Presents Water Management in California During Times of Drought at California Water Law’s 22nd Annual Conference

Dec 1, 2015

On October 8, 2015, California Water Association Executive Director Jack Hawks joined three water experts on a panel titled, “Water Management in California during Times […]

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CWA Op-Ed on “Day Without Water” Demonstrating Member Companies’ Commitment to Drought Management Appears in Newspapers throughout California

Dec 1, 2015

California Water Association Executive Director Jack Hawks published an editorial titled, “Day Without Water Calls Attention to Needed Infrastructure Investment,” that appeared in more than […]

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Poll Indicates Voters Oppose City’s Proposed Takeover of Cal Water’s Visalia Water System

Dec 1, 2015

According to a public opinion survey conducted by Goodwin Simon Research, voters in California Water Service’s (Cal Water) Visalia water district overwhelmingly oppose the City […]

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Cal Water’s Commitment to Conservation Spurs Agreement with State Water Board for Water-Dependent Industrial Customers

Dec 1, 2015

Facing mandatory water reduction targets of 16 percent in its Dominguez water system, California Water Service (Cal Water) opted to work with the State Water […]

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Remembering Henry H. “Sam” Wheeler, Jr.

Dec 1, 2015

1927 – 2015 Henry H. “Sam” Wheeler Jr., who was President of Park Water Company from 1973 until 2011, and a devoted philanthropist, principally for […]

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