Missouri American Water acquires Woodland Manor Water System

The system serving approximately 170 customers was previously operated by Woodland Manor LLC.

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Missouri American Water will gain approximately 170 customers as part of the acquisition. Courtesy: Missouri American Water.

JOPLIN, MO, June 24, 2016 -- Missouri American Water announced the company’s acquisition of the Woodland Manor water system located in Branson, Mo. The system serving approximately 170 customers was previously operated by Woodland Manor LLC.

"We welcome these new customers to Missouri American Water and look forward to providing them with high quality service," said Cheryl Norton, President of Missouri American Water.

The acquisition of the Woodland Manor water system was approved by the Missouri Public Service Commission (MoPSC) on May 3, 2016. The water system will be incorporated into Missouri American Water’s Tri Lakes Operation, which serves approximately 6500 customers in the Branson area, Warsaw, White Branch, Sedalia and Laurie, Missouri.

Customers are receiving letters with information about the water system transition, and the first monthly water bill from Missouri American Water will arrive in late July.

Customers may contact Missouri American Water with any questions about service or billing/payment issues at 866-430-0820. On-line water bill payment will be a new service for these customers, available after they receive their first bill. More information on the company’s billing and payment options is available online at www.missouriamwater.com.

Missouri American Water
Missouri American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.5 million people.

American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. Marking its 130th anniversary this year, the company employs 6,700 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. More information can be found by visiting www.amwater.com.

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