City signs agreement with EPCOR to acquire the White Rock water utility

The City of White Rock has signed a negotiated agreement with EPCOR to purchase the water utility that services the community. The timing of the purchase remains subject to customary conditions, including receipt of required regulatory approvals.

More details on the purchase of the water utility can be found on the City’s project page.

Quotes
Mayor Wayne Baldwin, City of White Rock
“We heard from the citizens of White Rock that owning our water utility was important. This is the largest project undertaken by the City of White Rock and I am pleased that we have signed the agreement and are taking the next steps to move forward”.

John Elford, Senior Vice President of EPCOR Water Canada
“We respect the City of White Rock's interest in owning the water utility and will continue providing reliable water services to the community at least until the completion of the sale.”