The Connecticut Water Company and the Shenipsit Lake Association (SLA) announce that the Shenipsit Lake Recreation program will open for its 24th year on April 8. The program is a cooperative effort between Connecticut Water and SLA. The program affords area residents fishing and hiking at Connecticut Water’s Shenipsit Lake Reservoir located in the towns of Ellington, Tolland and Vernon.
Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTWS) (CTWS) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the Heritage Village Water Company (HVWC). Shareholders of HVWC exchanged their stock for CTWS stock in a transaction with an enterprise value of $20.7 million. HVWC serves approximately 4,700 water customers in the Connecticut communities of Middlebury, Oxford and Southbury and approximately 3,000 wastewater customers in the Town of Southbury, Connecticut. HVWC owns and operates the only wastewater system regulated by the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA).
More than 90% of customers say they are satisfied with Connecticut Water Company (CWC). Those are the findings in the most recent survey of Connecticut Water Company customers conducted by an independent research firm. Great Blue Research, contacted over 1200 Connecticut Water customers across the state, and found that the overall customer satisfaction index is 92.1%, up slightly from the previous survey.
Connecticut Water announced that Muvalithan Lalagini and Nadini Kotti were selected as the winner of an iPad in their Ebilling contest.
Maureen P. Westbrook, Vice President, Customer and Regulatory Affairs at The Connecticut Water Company, was appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of The Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE).
Connecticut Water today thanked its customers for their adoption of Paperless-Ebilling, which had a side benefit of allowing for a $3,000 donation by the Company to local food pantries during the holiday season. The donations were raised through a limitedtime promotion where the Company pledged a $1 donation to a local food pantry for every customer who signed-up for Paperless-Ebilling.