Aqua is one of the largest U.S.-based, publicly traded water and wastewater utilities, serving more than 3 million people in Illinois, Indiana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas and Virginia. Founded in 1886 in southeastern Pennsylvania, Aqua has more than 130 years of history and�experience. At Aqua, we know that water is a precious resource � one that plays a critical role in sustaining life. That�s why we take seriously our mission: protecting and providing Earth�s most essential resource. At Aqua, we are guided by a set of principles that embody the character of our company and inspire our work together. They are embedded within our business practices and our behavior. We are proud to be united by�integrity, respect and the pursuit of excellence�to be the best we can be for the customers and communities we serve. At Aqua, we put a strong emphasis on safety. It is part of the fabric of who we are as a company and a culture. More about Aqua is available at AquaAmerica.com. Connect with MyAquaAmerica on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @MyAquaAmerica.