Indiana American Water Cuts Ribbon for Treatment Plant Upgrade in Terre Haute, Ind.arrow

June 25, 2019

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (June 25, 2019) – Indiana American Water, a subsidiary of American Water Company (NYSE: AWK), today released details of a nearly $6 million upgrade to its water treatment facilities in Terre Haute, Ind. at a ribbon cutting ceremony with Terre Haute Mayor Duke Bennett, community leaders, and project partners. “Access to plentiful, quality water resources has played a key role in the success of the Wabash Valley for many years,” said Indiana American Water President Matt Prine. “Since our company purchased the Terre Haute system nearly a century ago, we have made significant investments to ensure we are able to meet the needs of the area, and this project will allow us to continue do that in a reliable way for many years to come.” The project includes replacing four 95-year old gravity water filters at the company’s Terre Haute wa...

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Indiana American Water Wins American Water Works Association's Wendell R. LaDue Utility Safety Awardarrow

June 21, 2019

GREENWOOD, Ind. (June 21, 2019) – Indiana American Water, a subsidiary of American Water Company (NYSE: AWK), today announced it won the Wendell R. LaDue Class III (100-500 employees) Utility Safety Award from the American Water Works Association (AWWA). The award was presented during the AWWA’s Annual Conference & Exposition in Denver last week.  “There is nothing more important than ensuring our employees make it home every day in the same condition that they come to work,” said Indiana American Water President Matthew Prine. “We appreciate our employees’ dedication to working safely and are honored to accept this award on their behalf.” The award, established in honor of Wendell R. LaDue, an Akron, Ohio water utility employee for more than four decades starting in 1919, recognizes distinguished water utility safety programs. As ...

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Indiana American Water Breaks Ground on New Water Treatment Facilities in Noblesvillearrow

Indiana American Water Breaks Ground on New Water Treatment Facilities in Noblesville
June 05, 2019

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (June 5, 2019) – Indiana American Water, a subsidiary of American Water Company (NYSE: AWK), today released details on an $18 million project that adds additional capacity and water treatment capabilities to its Noblesville, Ind. system. The project includes construction of a new water treatment facility and an additional groundwater well at a wellfield located on the city’s north side along Allisonville Road. “Noblesville has consistently been one of the fastest growing of all the communities we serve around the state,” said Indiana American Water President Matt Prine. “A high-quality source of water is a key factor for any successful community, and this project enables us to continue to meet the needs of a growing Noblesville.” The project, which will be completed early next year includes construction of a new water treatment ...

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Indiana American Water Schedules Open House for Charlestown Water Customersarrow

May 14, 2019

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (May 8, 2019) – Indiana American Water today announced it has scheduled an open house for its customers in Charlestown, Ind. The company acquired the system from the City of Charlestown earlier this year and provides water service to approximately 2,900 water customers, which represents a population of more than 7,800 residents. The open house will be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Charlestown Arts and Enrichment Center, 999 Water Street, Charlestown, Ind. Representatives from Indiana American Water will be on hand to meet with customers and provide details on a number of local initiatives, including plans for infrastructure investment and operational enhancements for the system and billing and payment options available to customers. Customers are encouraged to show up anytime during the two-hour period to learn more about the c...

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Indiana American Water Helps Protect Hoosiers Against the Dangers of Improper Prescription Drug Disposalarrow

April 25, 2019

GREENWOOD, Ind. (April 24, 2019) –Indiana American Water is joining forces with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day to encourage Indiana residents to clean out their medicine cabinets and turn in unused or expired medications safely and anonymously at local collection sites this Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For those who can’t participate, the awareness campaign also includes information on how to properly dispose of these items at home. “Far too often, unused prescription drugs find their way into the wrong hands and into our precious water sources, potentially harming the environment or friends and family members,” said Indiana American Water President Matthew Prine. “According to the DEA, more than 6 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs in 2017, with a majority of the drugs comin...

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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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