California American Water Acquires the Operating Assets of the Fruitridge Vista Water Company

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SACRAMENTO, California.

SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water acquired the Fruitridge Vista Water Company’s operating assets and has become the new water provider to its approximately 4,800 customers.

The transaction was finalized on February 4th and California American Water assumed operation of the system on that date.

Fruitridge Vista was a Class B Water Utility in south Sacramento County and is regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission. Actualmente, California American Water suministra servicios de agua a casi 60,000 hogares y empresas en la región de Sacramento y a casi 180,000 clientes dentro del estado de California. Fruitridge Vista Water Company customers will now be served by California American Water's water treatment and distribution operators who are experts in their fields certified through the California State Water Resources Control Board's Division of Drinking Water. Professionals from the company’s water quality, engineering and finance groups will also lend their expertise.

California American Water staff have been working for the better part of a year to ensure a smooth integration for these new customers. This process includes billing and operational services as well as in-depth assessment and planning for Fruitridge’s most urgent capital investment needs.

"We are pleased to welcome the Fruitridge customers to the California American Water family,” said California American Water President Rich Svindland. "This acquisition will allow Fruitridge Vista customers to take advantage of our excellent conservation and customer service programs. We are also planning on improving the system and make the capital investments this system needs.”

Former Fruitridge Vista customers should now call California American Water customer service center at 888 237-1333 for questions about water service, billing or to report water system emergencies. The company will be sending new customer information packets to each new customer.

Acerca de California American Water: California American Water, una subsidiaria de American Water (NYSE: AWK), proporciona agua confiable de alta calidad o servicios de aguas residuales a más de 690,000 residentes. En el sitio web de la empresa, www.californiaamwater.com, se puede encontrar información acerca de las áreas de servicio de California American Water.

Acerca de American Water: La historia de American Water comenzó en 1886, y es la empresa estadounidense de servicios públicos de agua y aguas residuales que cotiza en la bolsa de valores más grande y con mayor diversidad geográfica. La empresa emplea a más de 7,100 dedicados profesionales, quienes proporcionan agua potable, aguas residuales y otros servicios relacionados regulados y basados en el mercado a más de 14 millones de personas en 46 estados. American Water suministra servicios de agua seguros, limpios, asequibles y confiables a nuestros clientes para asegurarnos de que su vida fluya. Para obtener más información, visita amwater.com y sigue a American Water en Twitter, Facebook y LinkedIn.

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Evan Jacobs
Director de la política normativa y gestión de casos
California American Water
4701 Beloit Drive
Sacramento, CA 95838
Oficina: (916) 568-4252
Teléfono celular: (707) 495-6135
evan.jacobs@amwater.com

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