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SJW, California Water Association Team up with Senator Dave Cortese and Assemblymember Evan Low to Donate Thanksgiving Meals

[San Jose, CA - November 17, 2021] — In the face of continued economic hardship this year, San Jose Water (SJW) is making sure residents in the greater San Jose area can still enjoy a Thanksgiving meal with the donation of 100 Safeway gift cards to Amigos de Guadalupe on behalf of California State Senator Dave Cortese, and 100 Safeway gift cards to the Billy DeFrank LGBTQ+ Community Center on behalf of California Assemblymember Evan Low.

SJW Group CEO Among Private Sector Leaders Invited to Biden-led Cybersecurity Summit

SJW Group CEO Eric Thornburg attends White House meeting to discuss ways to enhance cyber protections for utility providers.

SAN JOSE, Calif., August 25, 2021 – SJW Group (NYSE: SJW) CEO Eric Thornburg today shared his perspective on how to collectively improve the nation’s cybersecurity and critical infrastructure resilience in a meeting with President Biden, members of his cabinet and national security team, and private sector and education leaders from across the country.  Mr.

San Jose Water Wins Globee® in the 6th Annual 2021 American Best in Business Awards

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The company is honored to have been the recipient of additio

WBEC Pacific announces Tim McLaughlin and others as new corporate board members

Appointees will further organization’s mission to drive economic growth

San Jose Water Announces Willie Brown as Vice President - General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

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SAN JOSE, Calif., June 28, 2021 – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYS

San Jose Water Encourages All Customers to Conserve Water

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 23, 2021 – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), is encouraging its 230,000 customers to begin conserving water immediately in response to the drought emergency declared by Valley Water, its water wholesaler, which provides approximately 90% of the water supply for SJW customers. All residential, business and commercial customers are asked to cut water usage by 15% from 2019 levels.

San Jose Water Announces Community Donations of $285k in 2020

SAN JOSE, Calif., – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), announced today that it donated $285,000 to local non-profits, community organizations, and other philanthropic entities in 2020, a 26% increase over 2019. Monetary donations are funded by Company shareholders.

Supporting local organizations with financial contributions and employee volunteer time are the foundation of the company’s ongoing commitment to improving quality of life in the communities it serves.

SJW Files General Rate Case Application

SAN JOSE, CA – San Jose Water Company (San Jose Water), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), announced the filing of its 2021 General Rate Case (GRC) application with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).

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