Indiana American Water Schedules Open House for Sheridan Water & Wastewater Customersarrow

April 16, 2019

GREENWOOD, Ind. (April 16, 2019) – Indiana American Water today announced it has scheduled an open house for its customers in Sheridan, Ind. The company acquired the systems from the Town of Sheridan late last year and provides water and wastewater service to more than 2,500 water and wastewater customers, which represents a population of more than 3,000 residents. The open house will be held on Monday, April 29, 2019 from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Sheridan Community Center, 300 E. 6th Street in Sheridan, Ind. Representatives from Indiana American Water will be on hand to meet with customers and provide details on a number of local initiatives, including its plans for infrastructure investment and operational enhancements for the systems, billing and payment options available to customers, and the company’s plans to replace lead water service lines in Sheridan. Customers are...

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Indiana American Water Reminds Customers That Each Drop Adds Up During Fix a Leak Weekarrow

March 21, 2019

Greenwood, Ind. (March 21, 2019) –Indiana American Water announced today that it is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to promote Fix a Leak Week, which runs March 18-24. The national campaign, part of the EPA’s WaterSense program, raises awareness about small leaks and other water waste that might be occurring within homes. Across the U.S., EPA estimates that U.S. households waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water due to leaks and that the average household could cut 10 percent off their water bill by spending a couple of hours every few months checking for and repairing these leaks. As a Fix a Leak Week partner, Indiana American Water is offering advice to reduce the amount of water lost to household leaks. “Even the smallest leaks can waste thousands of gallons per year, resulting in a large impact on your water bill,” said Indiana ...

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Indiana American Water Files Stipulation & Settlement Agreement Regarding Rate Requestarrow

March 19, 2019

Dateline City: GREENWOOD, Ind. GREENWOOD, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indiana American Water today announced an all-party settlement agreement regarding its rate request with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC). The agreement is subject to approval by the IURC. “We have made significant investments in aging infrastructure over the last several years to ensure service reliability, water quality and fire protection for our customers across the state, while holding our operating and maintenance expenses relatively flat,” said Indiana American Water President Deborah Dewey. “At the same time, we have maintained top-quartile customer service, enhanced our water quality and environmental compliance record, and reduced water loss in our distribution sys...

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American Water Names Matthew Prine President of Indiana American Water and Michigan American Waterarrow

March 13, 2019

Dateline City: GREENWOOD, Ind. Deborah Dewey named president of Missouri American Water GREENWOOD, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indiana American Water has named Matthew Prine president of Indiana American Water and Michigan American Water effective March 25, 2019. Prine is replacing Deborah Dewey, who has been named president of Missouri American Water. “We are excited to have both Matt and Debbie take on new expanded roles at American Water,” said American Water’s chief operating officer, Walter Lynch. “We thank Debbie for her leadership in Indiana. First serving as the head of operations and then becoming president in 2016, Debbie has done a tremendous job. “We are also excited for Mat...

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Indiana American Water Acquires Charlestown Water System in Southern Indianaarrow

March 07, 2019

Dateline City: GREENWOOD, Ind. GREENWOOD, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indiana American Water President Deborah Dewey today announced the company’s acquisition of Charlestown Water, a municipal water utility located in southern Indiana. The purchase of the system adds approximately 2,900 customers to the company’s customer base, which represents a population of more than 7,800 residents. “The acquisition of this system will provide Charlestown customers with access to operations and capital management water professionals and a number of customer service options and payment methods,” said Dewey. “Indiana American Water already provides water to several nearby communities, so this is a good fit for us and a continuation of our efforts to help provide cost-effect...

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Indiana American Water Accepting Applications for 2019 Environmental Grant Programarrow

February 08, 2019

GREENWOOD, IND. February 1, 2019 - Indiana American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), announced today that it is accepting applications for its 2019 Environmental Grant Program. Established in 2005, the company’s Environmental Grant Program offers funds for innovative, community-based environmental projects that improve, restore or protect the watersheds, surface water and/or groundwater supplies through partnerships. Several grants for a combined total of approximately $10,000 will be awarded in 2019. The program is designed to support diverse types of activities, such as watershed cleanups, reforestation efforts, biodiversity projects, streamside buffer restoration projects, wellhead protection initiatives, hazardous waste collection efforts, and surface or groundwater protection education. “Ensuring we have clean water now and in the future is ...

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Indiana American Water Urges Customers to Prepare for Cold Weatherarrow

Indiana American Water Urges Customers to Prepare for Cold Weather
January 28, 2019

GREENWOOD, Ind. (January 28, 2019)  – With predictions of much colder weather across the state this week, Indiana American Water is urging customers to take action to secure homes and businesses against freezing pipes. “With much of the state in the deep freeze over the next several days, we are encouraging customers to prepare now to protect their plumbing system against the extreme cold,” said Indiana American Water President Deborah Dewey. “Failing to protect your plumbing from cold temperatures can be disruptive and very costly. When ice expands inside pipes, it can crack and burst them, leaving homeowners with a costly plumbing bill, and thousands of dollars in water damage.” Luckily, these problems are preventable by evaluating areas of vulnerability and taking certain precautions. Implementing the following winterization tips now can help a...

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Indiana American Water To Move Forward With Charlestown Water Acquisition After Favorable Appeals Court Rulingarrow

January 03, 2019

  (Jeffersonville, Ind., January 2, 2019) – Indiana American Water today announced it is moving forward with its acquisition of the Charlestown water system after a favorable ruling on December 31, 2018 from the Indiana Court of Appeals denied a local opposition group’s request to block the sale. The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission approved the sale in March of last year for $13.4 million. “We are obviously pleased with the ruling from the Indiana Court of Appeals and look forward to closing on the acquisition as soon as possible,” said Indiana American Water President Deborah Dewey. “After the closing, we plan to do a complete evaluation and develop the best solutions for keeping our commitment to solving the system’s water quality and water age issues as quickly as possible.” Charlestown Mayor Bob Hall is also enthusiastic a...

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Indiana American Water Acquires Sheridan Water and Wastewater Systems in Central Indianaarrow

December 21, 2018

Dateline City: GREENWOOD, Ind. GREENWOOD, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indiana American Water President Deborah Dewey today announced the company’s acquisition of the Town of Sheridan’s water and wastewater systems in central Indiana. The purchase of the system adds more than 2,500 water and wastewater customers to the company’s customer base, which represents a population of more than 3,000 residents. “The acquisition of this system will help hold rates down for Sheridan customers as needed investments are made and also provide access to operations and capital management water professionals and a number of customer service options and payment methods,” said Dewey. “Indiana American Water already provides water and wastewater service to several nearby communit...

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Indiana American Water Acquires Sheridan Water & Wastewater Systems in Central Indianaarrow

Indiana American Water Acquires Sheridan Water & Wastewater Systems in Central Indiana
December 21, 2018

GREENWOOD, Ind. (December 21, 2018) – Indiana American Water President Deborah Dewey today announced the company’s acquisition of the Town of Sheridan’s water and wastewater systems in central Indiana. The purchase of the system adds more than 2,500 water and wastewater customers to the company’s customer base, which represents a population of more than 3,000 residents. “The acquisition of this system will help hold rates down for Sheridan customers as needed investments are made and also provide access to operations and capital management water professionals and a number of customer service options and payment methods,” said Dewey. “Indiana American Water already provides water and wastewater service to several nearby communities, so this is a good fit for us and a continuation of our efforts to expand our presence across Indiana.” &...

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