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SWRCB Revises and Extends Drought Emergency Water Conservation Regulation

Jun 21, 2016

On May 18, 2016, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) adopted a revised version of the Drought Emergency Water Conservation Regulation (Regulation) and extended […]

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Cal Water Tops West Region in J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Survey

Jun 21, 2016

On May 18, 2016, J.D. Power released the results of a comprehensive, inaugural study measuring customer satisfaction of water utilities serving 400,000 or more residential […]

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California Water Service Celebrates Customers for Conserving Water

Jun 21, 2016

To recognize customers who stayed within their water budgets between June 2015 and February 2016, California Water Service (Cal Water) held customer-appreciation events in Stockton […]

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San Jose Water Company Celebrates 150th Anniversary with Gift to Community

Jun 21, 2016

Maintaining a long history of supporting the community where its employees live, work and serve, San Jose Water Company (SJWC) believes “there can be no company […]

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“Improving Our Water IQ” at CWA’s Spring Conference

Jun 21, 2016

The California Water Association’s (CWA) 2016 Spring Conference in Sacramento on May 19 focused on the theme “Improving Our Water IQ.” CWA 2nd Vice President […]

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Customers Continue Conserving as CWA Recommends Changes to Extended Emergency Regulation

May 6, 2016

In April, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) announced that nearly 1.19 million acre-feet of water were conserved from June 2015 through February 2016, […]

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CWA Weighs in on Pending California Legislation

May 6, 2016

Since the beginning of January, the California Water Association (CWA) has submitted several letters to the authors of pending legislation in California. CWA communicated its […]

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CPUC Recognizes IOWCs for Supplier Diversity Spending

May 6, 2016

For the third consecutive year, the water utilities regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) achieved the CPUC’s goal under General Order 156 (GO […]

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Water Utilities Maintain Compliance with Lead and Copper Rule

May 6, 2016

With the recent prevalence of media coverage about high lead levels in Flint, Michigan’s drinking water, customers of California’s investor-owned water companies (IOWCs) may be […]

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Liberty Utilities Expands Water Operations to California

May 6, 2016

In January, Liberty Utilities, a water, electric, and natural gas utility serving more than 560,000 customers across the United States, expanded its water distribution service […]

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