Artesian Resources Corporation Declares Common Stock Dividend

NEWARK, Del., Jan. 27, 2016 (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 $0.2216 is payable February 22, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 10, 2016. This is the 93rd 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 billion gallons of water per year through 1,200 miles of water main to about 300,000 people on the Delmarva Peninsula.

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