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Press Releases


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SJW Completes Montego Tank Replacement Project

New water tank incorporates modern seismic standards to ensure system reliability.

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26, 2024 – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), recently completed its water tank replacement project at Montego Station. 

The original Montego Station tank was installed in 1970. The tank’s nearly 50-year-old design and installation predated modern earthquake-resistant structural integrity requirements, critical to today’s infrastructure. 

San Jose Water Celebrates a Year of Remarkable Achievements in 2023

SAN JOSE, CALIF., January 24, 2024 – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), is proud to share a year of significant advancements and milestones in water management and customer service.

“We have maintained a long tradition of delivering safe and reliable water service while ensuring that we protect and preserve our environment,” said SJW Group Chair, President and CEO Eric W. Thornburg. “Water touches everything important to us including public health, fire protection, and economic development.”

San Jose Water Files General Rate Case Application Focused on Infrastructure Upgrades and Water System Safety and Resiliency

The application is designed to ensure reliable utility infrastructure and service for customers and communities.

SAN JOSE, CALIF., January 9, 2024 – San Jose Water (SJW), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), announced the filing of its 2024 General Rate Case (GRC) application with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for new rates in 2025, 2026 and 2027.

SJW, CWA Team up with Sen. Dave Cortese, Asms. Low and Pellerin to Donate Thanksgiving Meals

San Jose Water Supports Operation Gobble

SAN JOSE, CALIF., November 8, 2023 – San Jose Water (SJW) is helping to ensure residents in the greater San Jose area can enjoy a Thanksgiving meal with the donation of Safeway gift cards to Community Seva on behalf of State Senator Dave Cortese; to the Bill Wilson Center on behalf of Assemblymember Evan Low; and to Sacred Heart Community Service on behalf of Assemblymember Gail Pellerin.

San Jose Water Supports Local Fall Festivities and Community Drives

SJW Shows Gratitude with Fall Community Initiatives

SAN JOSE, Calif., October 11, 2023 – San Jose Water (SJW) maintains a long tradition of giving back. This fall, SJW is proud to join local nonprofits, community organizations, and other philanthropic entities in supporting several initiatives that highlight the company’s dedication to the communities where we live, work, and serve.

San Jose Water Infrastructure Upgrades Underway in Monte Sereno with the Hillview Pipeline Replacement Project

New pipeline installation schedule slated to run through November 2023 as SJW invests in infrastructure.

SAN JOSE, Calif., September 25, 2023 – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), announced today that the Hillview Pipeline Replacement Project is now underway to upgrade water infrastructure. SJW is committed to delivering the highest standard of service by consistently maintaining and improving facilities to meet the needs of the community.

San Jose Water Recognized for Creative, Philanthropic Excellence and Industry Leadership

San Jose Water continues to be recognized by its community and industry for its excellence in service and engagement.

SAN JOSE, Calif., August 1, 2023 – San Jose Water (“SJW” or “the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), announced today that it has recently accrued an impressive list of awards. From industry to corporate and community recognitions, SJW continues to bring award-winning excellence to every aspect of its business.

The following are just a sampling of the recognitions SJW has recently earned:

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