Artesian Resources Corporation Declares Common Stock Dividend

Aug 01, 2012, 15:24 ET from Artesian Resources Corporation

NEWARK, Del., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Artesian Resources Corporation (NASDAQ:  ARTNA) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend on the company's Class A and Class B Common Stock.  The quarterly dividend of $0.1978 is payable on August 22, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 13, 2012.  This is the 79th consecutive quarterly dividend paid to shareholders.

About Artesian Resources
Artesian Resources Corporation operates as the holding company of eight wholly-owned subsidiaries offering water, wastewater and engineering services on the Delmarva Peninsula.  Artesian Water Company, the principal subsidiary, is the oldest and largest investor-owned public water utility on the Delmarva Peninsula, and has been providing water service since 1905.

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