Artesian Resources Corporation Declares Common Stock Dividend

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NEWARK, Del., July 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 $0.2119 is payable August 22, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 11, 2014. This is the 87th consecutive quarterly dividend paid to shareholders.

About Artesian Resources

Artesian Resources Corporation ( operates as the holding company of wholly-owned subsidiaries offering water, wastewater services and related services. 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. Artesian supplies over 7.4 billion gallons of water per year through 1,182 miles of water main to about 300,000 people on the Delmarva Peninsula.

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