California American Water Offers Customers Disaster Relief Protectionsarrow

January 15, 2020

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 14, 2020) – California American Water has a new plan to help customers when disaster strikes. The Disaster Relief plan will enable customers affected by natural disasters to engage a host of benefits, including deposit waivers, collection suspension and bill cancellation for those whose homes are destroyed. These protections would begin as soon as an official disaster is declared and are designed to take stress off customers during their time of need. “When disaster strikes, the last thing you want to think about is your water bill,” said California American Water president Rich Svindland. “These state approved measures will hopefully help customers out and give them less one thing to worry as they recover from disaster. And the best part is these benefits kick in automatically when a disaster is declared.” Some of these disaster rel...

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CPUC Approves California American Water's Acquisition of the Fruitridge Vista Water Companyarrow

December 19, 2019

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The California Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to approve California American Water’s acquisition of Fruitridge Vista Water Company’s operating assets for $20.75 million and to become the new water provider to its approximately 4,800 connections. Fruitridge Vista is a family owned Class B Water Utility in south Sacramento County and is regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission. California American Water currently supplies water service to nearly 60,000 connections in the Sacramento region and nearly 180,000 connections within the State of California. Fruitridge Vista Water Company customers will be served by California American Water's water treatment and distribution operators who are experts in their fields certified through the Cali...

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California American Water Teams Up with State Assemblymember Jim Cooper for “Operation Gobble”arrow

November 25, 2019

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. 200 Free Thanksgiving Turkeys to be Delivered to Local Non-profits SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water: What: Operation Gobble     When: 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 26, 2019     Where: Assemblymember Jim Cooper District Office   9250 Laguna Springs Drive, Suite 220   Elk Grove, CA 95758     Contact: Evan Jacobs for California American Water at (916) 568-4252   Laurie Coffroth for Assemblymember Cooper at (916) 670-7888 California State Assemblymember Jim Cooper and California American Water will provide 200 fresh turkeys to local non-profits at Assemblymember Jim Cooper’s district office on Tuesday, N...

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California American Water Teams Up with California State Assembly Member Kevin McCarty for “Operation Gobble”arrow

November 25, 2019

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. 300 Free Thanksgiving Turkeys to be Delivered to Local Residents SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water: What: Operation Gobble     When: Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019     Where: 11:00 -11:45 am: Cottage Housing at Serna Village   5836 Dudley Blvd   McClellan Park 95652       Noon-12:45 pm: Mutual Housing at Lemon Hill   1048 Dixieanne Avenue   Sacramento, CA 95824     1 – 1:45 pm: Alder Grove SHRA   816 Revere Street   Sacramento, CA 95833       2 – 2:45 pm: Marina Vista Apartments   240 Seavey Circle   Sacramento, CA 95...

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California American Water Teams Up with State Senator Jim Nielsen for “Operation Gobble”arrow

November 25, 2019

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. 100 Free Thanksgiving Turkeys to be Delivered to Local Non-profits SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water: What:   Operation Gobble       When:   9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019       Where:   Senator Jim Nielsen District Office     2200 Douglas Boulevard, Suite 100A     Roseville, CA 95661       Contact:   Evan Jacobs for California American Water at (916) 568-4252     Nghia Nguyen for Senator Nielsen at (916) 772-0571 California State Senator Jim Nielsen and California American Water will provide 100 turkeys to local non-profits as part of the 29th annual “Operation G...

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Golden State Water and California American Water Team Up with State Assemblymember Ken Cooley for “Operation Gobble”arrow

November 25, 2019

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. 300 Thanksgiving Turkeys to be Delivered to Local Nonprofits SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water: What: Operation Gobble     When: 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019     Where: Assemblymember Ken Cooley District Office   2729 Prospect Park Drive, Suite 130   Rancho Cordova, CA 95670     Contact: Evan Jacobs for California American Water at (916) 568-4252   Rachael Serrao for Golden State Water at (916) 448-5802   Brian Ricks for Assembly Member Cooley at (916) 464-1910 California State Assemblymember Ken Cooley and two water companies serving his district – Golden State Water Company and ...

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California American Water Offers Sonoma County Customers Help after Evacuationsarrow

November 07, 2019

Dateline City: SAN DIEGO SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water is activating its customer protection program for residents in our Geyserville and Larkfield service areas. Both communities were evacuated for several days as part of the response to the Kincade fire. California American Water was able to continue operating both water systems to support first responders during the evacuations and has been providing normal water service to customers as they return to their homes and businesses. These protections are currently in effect and are designed to take stress off customers recovering from the impacts of the fire, evacuations and disruptions to their lives. “The communities we serve in Sonoma County were still recovering from the 2017 Tubbs Fire when the Kincade fire threatened their home, businesses, and scho...

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California American Water Customers to Receive Bill Credit in Geyservillearrow

October 23, 2019

Dateline City: SACRAMENTO, Calif. Company to provide customers a meter-based credit over the next two-months SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water announced today that they are providing customers in the Geyserville water system a bill credit based on the size of their meter on their October and November bills. The refund is being issued as a result of delays with the California Public Utilities Commission approval of the company’s 2016 general rate case. Due to the delay in the CPUC’s final decision, most customers can expect to see a credit on their October and November bills. For the average customer in the Geyserville water system this credit will be $54.46 per month on their October and November bills. “California American Water continues ...

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California American Water Customers to Receive Bill Credit in Venturaarrow

October 23, 2019

Dateline City: THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. Company to provide customers a meter-based credit over the next two-months THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water announced today that they are providing customers in the Ventura County District a bill credit based on the size of their meter on their October and November bills. The refund is being issued as a result of delays with the California Public Utilities Commission approval of the company’s 2016 general rate case. Due to the delay in the CPUC’s final decision, most customers can expect to see a credit on their October and November bills. For the average customer in the Ventura County District this credit will be $41.27 per month on their October and November bills. “California American Water contin...

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California American Water Customers to Receive Bill Credit in San Diegoarrow

October 23, 2019

Dateline City: SAN DIEGO Company to provide customers a meter-based credit over the next two-months SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water announced today that they are providing customers in the San Diego County District a bill credit based on the size of their meter on their October and November bills. The refund is being issued as a result of delays with the California Public Utilities Commission approval of the company’s 2016 general rate case. Due to the delay in the CPUC’s final decision, most customers can expect to see a credit on their October and November bills. For the average customer in the San Diego County District this credit will be $19.66 per month on their October and November bills. “California American Water continues to invest in the...

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