American Water Works completes sale of water system to town of Salisbury, MA

American Water Works Co. announced that it had completed the sale of its Salisbury Water Supply Company to the Salisbury, Mass. for $11.5 million plus outstanding account receivables.

VOORHEES, NJ, October 5, 2001 — American Water Works Co. announced that it had completed the sale of its Salisbury Water Supply Company to the Town of Salisbury, Massachusetts for $11.5 million plus outstanding account receivables.

With annual revenues of $1.4 billion, American Water Works Company is the nation's largest publicly traded enterprise devoted exclusively to the water and wastewater business.

Its 5,000 associates provide water, wastewater and other water resource management services to more than 10 million people in 1,300 communities throughout the U.S. More information can be found on the Web at www.amwater.com.

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