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News Release: California’s Regulated Water Utilities Invested more than $645 Million on Needed Infrastructure in 2017

Apr 1, 2018

California’s largest regulated water utilities invested more than $645 million in 2017 into improving and upgrading the infrastructure that delivers water to the communities they serve, according to an analysis by the California Water Association.

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CWA Member Companies’ Infrastructure Investments Exceeded $645 Million in 2017

Mar 30, 2018

California’s largest regulated water utilities invested more than $645 million in 2017 into improving and upgrading the infrastructure that delivers water to the communities they serve.

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Recent Study Points to Fewer Health-Related Violations by Private Water Companies

Mar 30, 2018

A recently published study by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) indicates that privately owned water utilities (including regulated water utilities such […]

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CWA Provides Input on Phase I of CPUC’s Rulemaking on Low-Income Rate Assistance

Mar 30, 2018

On February 23, 2018, the California Water Association (CWA) submitted comments on the four issues outlined in Phase I of the California Public Utilities Commission’s […]

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CWA Weighs in on Proposed Amendments to CEQA Guidelines

Mar 30, 2018

The California Water Association (CWA) submitted a comment letter to the California Natural Resources Agency on March 15, 2018, on the Governor’s Office of Planning […]

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California American Water’s Monterey Desalination Project Makes a Major Advance with EIR/EIS Release

Mar 30, 2018

Efforts to solve the Monterey Peninsula’s (Peninsula) water crisis took a crucial step forward following the release of a long-awaited Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and […]

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Liberty Utilities Improves Water Service in Compton with New Well

Mar 30, 2018

On February 22, Liberty Utilities (Park Water) Corp. (Liberty Utilities) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony with tours to commemorate the completion of its new well in […]

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Kropelnicki Covers the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Tax Reform at NARUC Summit

Mar 30, 2018

In February, Marty Kropelnicki, California Water Service President and Chief Executive Officer, participated on a panel at the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ (NARUC) […]

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Alice Stebbins Selected as CPUC Executive Director

Mar 30, 2018

Alice Stebbins was appointed as the Executive Director of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) effective February 21, 2018, replacing Timothy Sullivan, who retired after […]

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CWA Presents Regulated Water Utility Solutions at Regional Water Authority Affordability Symposium

Mar 30, 2018

California Water Association (CWA) Executive Director Jack Hawks summarized various solutions the California Public Utilities Commission has established in recent years to address the affordability […]

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