As Temperatures Rise, Illinois American Water Encourages Customers to Use Water Wisely
July 14, 2020 at 14:58 PM EDT
With temperatures rising across the state, Illinois American Water is reminding customers to use water wisely and avoid water overuse pitfalls that frequently happen this time of year. These tips can help customers save money and alleviate stress on water supplies and infrastructure during summer months.
“This year, more than ever, families are home and venturing to their yards to engage in outdoor activities, many involving an increase use of water,” said Illinois American Water Vice President of Operations Beth Matthews. “At times, customers may not realize the amount of water they are using, until they get a higher water bill. Our goal is to raise awareness and help protect our precious resources through wise water use.”
The following tips from Illinois American Water can help consumers use water more efficiently, as well as identify and prevent leaks which can be a significant source of water waste.
More wise water use tips can be found at www.illinoisamwater.com.
About Illinois American Water - Illinois 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 1.3 million people. American Water also operates a customer service center in Alton and a quality control and research laboratory in Belleville. With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to 15 million people in 46 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit amwater.com and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
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