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BSMWC Implements Corrected Fixed Service Charges Effective July 1, 2020

Bellflower-Somerset Mutual Water Company (BSMWC) has implemented corrected fixed service charges, effective July 1, 2020, addressing a rate-charge discrepancy that previously led to shareholders with meters 1.5 inches or larger being charged the rate for the next smaller-sized meter. Between July 2017 and July 2020, shareholders with meters 1.5 inches or larger were charged the […]

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Tips for Saving Water During Summer Months

This summer, Californians are facing an abnormally dry climate following less-than-average rainfall earlier in the year . While the average household tends to use more water in the summer months , Bellflower-Somerset Mutual Water Company encourages shareholders to save water (and money) this summer by following the below conversation tips from SaveOurWater.com: Water Plants Wisely  […]

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BSMWC 2019 Water Quality Report Now Available

Bellflower-Somerset Mutual Water Company shareholders can learn about the quality of their drinking water in the 2019 BSMWC Water Quality Report, available online now. According to the 2019 BSMWC Consumer Confidence Report, shareholders’ tap water met all U.S. EPA and State drinking water health standards. In fact, the report states that the system has never […]

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BSMWC Launches Xpress Bill Pay Option for Shareholders

BSMWC has switched to Xpress Bill Pay starting Friday, April 10th. This new bill pay system can be accessed online through the BSMWC website. You can sign up for the new Xpress bill pay option by clicking here. All shareholders must switch to the new bill pay system by 2021. However, there will be a […]

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BSMWC Water is Safe to Drink

Bellflower-Somerset Mutual Water Company is proudly continuing to provide its shareholders with clean, reliable tap water during the COVID-19 emergency. Our wells are still running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and our water is healthy and completely safe to drink.  BSMWC releases a water quality report annually to inform shareholders of water […]

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Clarification of New Billing Updates

Senate Bill 998 (Discontinuation of Residential Water Service for Non-Payment) went into effect in the state of California on February 1, 2020. This is a statewide bill with the purpose of preventing shut off and late fees. Here is how BSMWC is changing our policies to abide.   This bill has caused several changes to […]

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Coronavirus Schedule and Bill Changes

To help mitigate the spread of coronavirus in our community, BSMWC has closed our office to the public for the time being. However, our employees are still able to help answer any questions and concerns, and are reachable by phone or email during our adjusted office hours: Monday – Friday from 8 AM – 4:30 […]

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998 Changes and Impacts on Water Shutoffs

The statewide Discontinuation of Residential Water Service for Non-Payment (SB 998) is going into effect on February 1, 2020. Residents of the state of California are subject to discontinuation of service if bills are not paid within 60 days from the due date.  BSMWC will no longer be distributing 48-hour door hangers on customers who […]

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Meet Mikayla Coleman: BSMWC’s Newest Intern

Bellflower, CA– Bellflower-Somerset Mutual Water company is thrilled to welcome Mikayla Coleman as an intern. Mikayla comes to BSMWC with an extensive background in Public Relations and customer service as well as family ties to the water world. She earned her Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Riverside City College in 2018 before starting at […]

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