Artesian Water Company, Inc., was named the winner of the Best Tasting Water award in the groundwater division by the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Chesapeake Division at its spring meeting in Linthicum Heights, Maryland, on May 12. The Chesapeake Division encompasses all of Delaware, Maryland, the District of Columbia and parts of northern Virginia. “We are very pleased to have received the Best Tasting Water award in this category,” said Artesian President and CEO Dian Taylor. “Our strict testing and monitoring of the groundwater assures us that we are providing our customers not only with the best tasting water, but water that meets or exceeds all Environmental Protection Agency standards and the Delaware Division of Public Health requirements.” About Artesian Water Artesian Water Company, the principal subsidiary of Artesian Resources Corporation (NASDAQ: ARTNA), is the oldest and largest investor-owned public water utility on the Delmarva Peninsula and has been providing water since 1905. Artesian Water distributes and sells water to residential, commercial, industrial, governmental, municipal and utility customers.