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DELCORA Hosting Public Virtual Meetings November 3, 2020 DELCORA’s Executive Director, Bob Willert, announced final plans for hosting the November 2020 Committee Meetings & DELCORA Board of Directors Meeting by means of a virtual meeting platform known as Zoom. This is the same platform that was used for meetings beginning in April 2020 due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic. During this unprecedented time the health and safety of our employees, our customers and the community is our number one priority. We would like to maintain business operation as close to normal as possible, with the ability to host virtual meetings this allows us to do just that. 1. Members of the public are invited to join each of the DELCORA Committee Meetings as well as the DELCORA Board of Directors Meeting. 2. For each meeting there is a different access link. You will find that below under the appropriate meeting you wish to participate in. The following meetings listed below will each be held utilizing Zoom Technology: Human Resources & Administration Committee Meeting – November 9, 2020, 3:30PM Members of the public are invited to join the Human Resources & Admin. Committee Meeting by accessing the meeting through this link:…

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DELCORA Hosting Public Virtual Meetings October 12, 2020 DELCORA’s Executive Director, Bob Willert, announced final plans for hosting the October 2020 Committee Meetings & DELCORA Board of Directors Meeting by means of a virtual meeting platform known as Zoom. This is the same platform that was used for meetings beginning in April 2020 due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic. During this unprecedented time the health and safety of our employees, our customers and the community is our number one priority. We would like to maintain business operation as close to normal as possible, with the ability to host virtual meetings this allows us to do just that. 1. Members of the public are invited to join each of the DELCORA Committee Meetings as well as the DELCORA Board of Directors Meeting. 2. For each meeting there is a different access link. You will find that below under the appropriate meeting you wish to participate in.   The following meetings listed below will each be held utilizing Zoom Technology:   Human Resources & Administration Committee Meeting – October 15, 2020, 3:30PM Members of the public are invited to join the Human Resources & Admin. Committee Meeting by accessing the meeting through…

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This article is a guest column written by Chris Franklin, chairman and CEO of Essential Utilities Inc. and was published by The Primos Daily Times on September 17, 2020. Aqua and DELCORA are continuing to make progress toward the completion of an acquisition and merger of operations that will ensure continued reliable wastewater service at the most affordable rates for thousands of Delaware County and Chester County wastewater customers, despite opposing efforts.   Unfortunately, the efforts of Delaware County Council to thwart the transaction are costing taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars in legal fees and frivolously postponing the opportunity for DELCORA ratepayers to receive future rate relief through a trust specifically set up to benefit customers of DELCORA. Today, I wanted to reiterate why this acquisition and merger of operations is so beneficial to ratepayers.   What first prompted the decision by DELCORA to seek a partner is the forthcoming tidal wave of mandated environmental improvements and capital costs. The primary driver of these costs is a requirement from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that all combined (sanitary and storm water) sewer systems, like those in Chester and Philadelphia, be dramatically reduced or eliminated. As a result, DELCORA faces…

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