Golden State Water Company,is a purveyor of drinking water to the Rancho Cordova community and supporter of community activities. GSWC is the 2008 winner of the Community Council's "Business of the Year" award.
Golden State Water Company's focus is on meeting customer needs and exceeding expectations. Golden State Water Company prides itself on providing unparalleled water service through sustained financial strength, operational flexibility, and a skilled workforce. Regulation by the Federal Environmental Protection Agency, the California Department of Public Health, and the California Public Utilities Commission ensure that water rates are competitive, water quality is high, and their customers' voices are heard. They are a public utility in California and a wholly-owned subsidiary of American States Water Company.
Distributing water to communities throughout California requires a myriad of complex infrastructure including numerous wells, pumping stations, surface water treatment facilities, miles of mains and service lines, and men and women skilled and certified to work on their water systems. These all ensure that safe, wholesome water gets to your tap when you need it.
The world is full of water, yet less than 1% is available as fresh water for our use. As stewards of this precious resource, Golden State Water Company is dedicated to promoting water conservation. Every year, the company provides thousands of low-flush toilets and other water saving devices to customers to help reduce costs and sustain our water supply. From planning capital projects that minimize impact to their communities to reducing the use of paper through electronic tracking systems Golden State Water Company is dedicated to protecting our natural resources and enhancing the environment in the communities they serve.
In Rancho Cordova, Golden State Water Company is a proven corporate friend to the community it serves. Its many donations to schools, sports clubs and worthy community events like the Rancho Cordova Fourth of July earned Golden State Water the Cordova Community Council's "Outstanding Business Partner" for 2008.