Missouri American Water Recognized During Metro Water Infrastructure Partnership (MWIP) Farewell Dinnerarrow

October 19, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As a member organization, Missouri American Water was recognized at an awards ceremony signifying the conclusion of the Metro Water Infrastructure Partnership (MWIP). MWIP, an organization dedicated to advancing community conversations about the importance of investing in our region’s water and wastewater infrastructure, recently awarded member institutions for their years of work on behalf of the organization. “While the work of educating the people of the St. Louis region about the need to properly invest in our aging infrastructure will continue, MWIP as an organization will disband,” said Curt Skouby, President of MWIP and Director of the City of St. Louis Water Department. “MWIP has ...

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Missouri American Water Plans Pipeline Upgrades on Multiple Streets in Mexicoarrow

October 18, 2018

Dateline City: MEXICO, Mo. MEXICO, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water is planning to begin three projects to upgrade infrastructure in its Mexico district beginning Oct. 22. Three water main replacements, at a combined investment of $825,000, will ensure Missouri American Water continues to provide safe, reliable water service to customers in Mexico. East Jackson Street, from Agricultural Street to Grand Street: We will be investing $365,000 to install 1,200 feet of new 8-inch ductile iron water main. The new 8-inch main will be replacing 6-inch cast iron main. Kelley Parkway, from Doreli Lane to South Clark Street: We will be investing more than $100,000 to install 230 feet of new 8-inch ductile ...

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Missouri American Water Named Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry – Operationsarrow

October 16, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water has been named the Best Employer in the Water and Wastewater Industry in the category of Operations by Hunter Crown, a boutique Executive Search and Recruiting company. The recognition comes as a part of the 2nd Annual Best Employers to Work for contest. Thirteen nominations were received from the employees of some of the most recognized and innovative companies in the industry. Thanks to the insightful employee feedback from multiple companies, the award was given to outstanding organizations in the water and wastewater industry across eight categories. “It is an honor to be recognized as a best employer in our industry, and I am proud to see our organization acknowled...

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Missouri American Water Joins MoWARN, a Statewide Water and Wastewater Emergency Management Networkarrow

October 08, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water is now more ready than ever to help in the event of a statewide emergency. The company has partnered with other water and wastewater providers across the state via the Missouri Rural Water Association to join MoWARN, an organization designed to allow members to borrow resources from other members on an as-needed basis for emergency management. MoWARN, or the Missouri Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network, allows water and wastewater utility members to easily share equipment, expertise and manpower when those member systems are facing an emergency. “Missouri American Water is the largest water and wastewater provider in the state, and we want to be a good nei...

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Missouri American Water Launches New Online Tool to Help Customers Calculate Their Water Billarrow

October 05, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A Missouri American Water bill has many variables. Some customers have said it can be difficult to understand, and the company has listened. Missouri American Water has just launched a new online bill calculator to help residential customers understand their water bill. The calculator is available on the company’s website at: https://amwater.com/moaw/customer-service-billing/residential-water-bill-calculator The calculator allows a residential water customer to input data and see the resulting bill. Customers can input their location, size of their water meter, and usage, and see how each impacts their bill. This will allow customers to better understand their bill, and see the impact of changing the...

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Missouri American Water Plans Pipeline Upgrade in Unincorporated North Saint Louis Countyarrow

October 02, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water is beginning work on a project to replace approximately 5,020 feet of water main in Unincorporated North Saint Louis County on Redman Ave. from Lusher Rd. to Bellefontaine Rd. Starting this week, the company will install a 16-inch ductile iron water main in the area in an effort to improve service reliability, prevent water main breaks, and increase hydraulic capacity of the distribution system. Crews will generally be working weekdays between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. with some night time connections. Traffic restrictions will be in place during construction and motorists are urged to give themselves extra time and exercise caution when traveling through the work zone. ...

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Missouri American Water Plans Pipeline Upgrade on Westwood Dr. in St. Charles Countyarrow

September 24, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water is beginning work on a project to replace approximately 6,220 feet of water main in St. Charles County on Westwood Drive from South Breeze Drive to Florence Drive at a cost of $2 million. Starting next week, Missouri American Water will replace the aging 1972 18-inch main with 20-inch ductile iron water main on Westwood Drive in an effort to improve service reliability and prevent water main breaks. The main replacement project will take place from September through December and will be occurring in conjunction with the St. Charles County Westwood Drive road improvement project. Missouri American Water Crews will work weekdays between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. “Missouri America...

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Missouri American Water Plans Pipeline Upgrade on West Florissant Avenue in the Cities of Ferguson and Dellwood, Mo.arrow

September 17, 2018

Dateline City: ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water is beginning work on a project to replace approximately 4,300 feet of water main in North Saint Louis County in the municipalities of Ferguson and Dellwood, Mo., on West Florissant Ave. from Canfield Drive to Chambers Road. Starting this week, the company will install 20-inch ductile iron water main in the area in an effort to improve service reliability and prevent water main breaks. Crews will generally be working weekdays between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. with some night time connections. Traffic restrictions will be in place during construction and motorists are urged to give themselves extra time and exercise caution when traveling through the work zone. “Missouri A...

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Missouri American Water Announces Acquisition of the City of Lawson Water and Wastewater Systemsarrow

August 31, 2018

Dateline City: LAWSON, Mo. LAWSON, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Missouri American Water completed its acquisition of the Lawson water and wastewater systems today, adding approximately 968 new water customers and 913 new sewer customers to its more than 480,000 statewide customers. The purchase price for both the water and wastewater system is $4 million. Customers in Lawson, located southeast of the St. Joseph district, will receive their first statement from Missouri American Water during the first week of October. All customers will be charged the existing inside city water and wastewater rates upon completion of the acquisition. Information about the system purchase, and general information about water and wastewater service with Missouri American ...

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Missouri American Water Switching from Quarterly to Monthly Billing for Customers in St. Louis Countyarrow

August 30, 2018

Customers can better manage their water usage with timely monthly bill via conversion beginning in September ST. LOUIS (August 28, 2018) – Missouri American Water is beginning a process to transition customers in St. Louis County from quarterly to monthly billing. Beginning in September, customers in the company’s service areas in St. Louis County who have had an Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) reading device installed on their meter will receive a final quarterly bill. From that final quarterly bill forward, those customers will receive monthly bills. “The switch to monthly billing will make household budgeting easier since customers will be receiving 12 smaller bills throughout the year instead of four quarterly water bills,” said Missouri American Water President Cheryl Norton. “The change will also help customers to better manage their wa...

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