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Largest Regulated Water Utilities Halt Water Shutoffs During Coronavirus Crisis

Mar 16, 2020

California’s largest regulated water utilities will not shut off service to residential customers who are unable to pay their bills because of the coronavirus health crisis.

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Cal Water Grant Funds Equipment to Keep Firefighters Safe

Mar 10, 2020

The Stockton fire department unveiled new equipment aimed at keeping firefighters safe, funded by a grant from California Water Service.

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Suburban Water Systems donates 42 refurbished laptops to Boys & Girls Club

Mar 5, 2020

Rather than dispose of laptops that were originally used by their field operators, Suburban Water Systems donated 42 refurbished laptops to the Boys & Girls Club of La Puente.

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Maximize Asset Management’s Triple‐Bottom‐Line Benefits

Mar 5, 2020

San Jose Water Company’s Andy Jang explores why infrastructure asset management is so important for water and wastewater utilities in the January 2020 edition of […]

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SJW Group Announces Release of 2019 Corporate Sustainability Report

Mar 5, 2020

SJW believes that all water is local, and environmental stewardship efforts guide every decision throughout the organization. The report demonstrates that the Company and its employees are delivering on their long-standing commitment to sustainability.

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Cal Water Accepting Applications for College Scholarships

Mar 5, 2020

The California Water Service Group is now accepting applications for its annual college scholarship program. The scholarships are open to students in areas served by […]

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New Mural on California American Water Building Aids Transformation of Imperial Beach

Mar 5, 2020

A new 90-foot mural on the side of California American Water's building in Imperial Beach is helping to transform the area. Created by artist Carly Ealey, the mural features an underwater scene with a large turtle, a leopard shark and a seal lion all native to San Diego.

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Commentary: Why Desalination Can Help Quench California’s Water Needs

Mar 5, 2020

By Wendy Ridderbusch, Special to CalMatters If you’ve ever created a personal budget, you know that assigning your money to different investment strategies is a […]

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California American Water Acquires the Operating Assets of the Fruitridge Vista Water Company

Mar 5, 2020

California American Water acquired the Fruitridge Vista Water Company’s operating assets and has become the new water provider to its approximately 4,800 customers. The transaction […]

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Golden State Water Introduces Eco-Friendly Flushing Technology

Mar 5, 2020

Traditional hydrant flushing discharges hundreds of thousands of gallons of water onto the street and into the storm drains. Golden State Water’s new NO-DES units allow crews to flush the distribution systems in a more efficient way.

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