Desalination Project Environmental Reports Releasedarrow

April 02, 2018

Dateline City: PACIFIC GROVE, Calif. The long-awaited reports mark a major milestone in the project’s development PACIFIC GROVE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Efforts to solve the Monterey Peninsula’s water crisis took a major step forward after the California Public Utilities Commission and the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary released their joint environmental report for California American Water’s proposed seawater desalination project. The desalination is one of three major components of the Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project. The 1,000-plus page report based on years of research was released in compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act and the National Environmental ...

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California American Water Launches Spanish Version of Wesbitearrow

March 01, 2018

Dateline City: SAN DIEGO Spanish Speaking Customers Now Have Access to Fully Functional Mirror Site SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water is pleased to announce the launch of its Spanish translated website. The site, which is also linked to the company’s homepage, is an exact replica and has all of the same functionality of its English-language site. The new site allows customers to visit our website where they will be able to learn about conservation programs, water quality reports and other services and information offered by the company. “Here at California American Water, we believe our customer service should reflect and account for the communities we serve,” sai...

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California American Water Partners with United Way to Offer Financial Assistance Programarrow

February 01, 2018

Dateline City: MONTEREY, Calif. MONTEREY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Recognizing that no one should go without the essential service of safe, reliable water, California American Water has launched a new hardship assistance program to provide relief for its most financially burdened customers. The Cal Am funded program covers the outstanding balance of qualified customers who are currently in arrears with their water bill or in receipt of a 3-day notice of water shut-off. Eligible customers are referred and vetted through United Way Monterey County, a local nonprofit with extensive experience helping low-income families achieve financial stability. The initiative was inspired by similar programs offered by a handful of other utilities in the state and seeks to lend a ...

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California American Water Launches Personalized Water Bill Videosarrow

January 08, 2018

Dateline City: PACIFIC GROVE, Calif. Customers can view their personalized water bill video via email PACIFIC GROVE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water has launched a new initiative to help customers navigate and better understand the components of their water bills. Starting today, all residential customers on the Monterey Peninsula that have registered an email address with their water account will receive an email notification, including a personalized video of their monthly water bill, along with conservation information. The emails will run monthly through March, unless the customer chooses to unsubscribe from the messages. The animated video will walk customers through their to...

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California American Water Unveils New Well Treatment Unit in Rancho Cordovaarrow

December 06, 2017

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. $1.3 Million Unit will Treat for PFAA in Drinking Water Well SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday to celebrate the commissioning of its new well treatment unit on Nut Plains Drive in Rancho Cordova. What: Nut Plains Well Site Treatment Ribbon Cutting Where: 3479 Nut Plains Drive, Sacramento CA 95827 When: 2:30 p.m. The unit will treat for Perfluorooctanoic and Perfluorooctanesulfonic acids otherwise known as PFAA which are found in some fire-fighting foams and other industrial materials. It is an unregulated substance by the United States Environmental Protection Agency that recently h...

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Larkfield Fire Update: New Areas Lifted From Restrictionsarrow

December 01, 2017

Some additional areas have in Larkfield have had their Do-Not-Consume restrictions lifted. For a view of the map with this latest data click on the link below. Areas, where it is safe to use the water, are denoted in green.  CLICK HERE FOR MAP OF LARKFIELD WATER RESTRICTIONS  

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