LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky American Water announced Monday that it has
acquired the water and wastewater assets of the City of North Middletown in Bourbon County.
The water company says the transaction adds approximately 400 water customers and 250 wastewater customers to Kentucky American Water and expands the company’s service area in Bourbon County.
The company already has customers in rural areas of Bourbon County and has owned and
operated the water and wastewater systems in Millersburg since 2014.
Before Monday’s acquisition the City of North Middletown was previously a wholesale water customer of Kentucky American Water.
“The City of North Middletown is pleased that this merger has come to fruition,” said Jeff
McFarland, mayor of North Middletown. “We understand that in order to provide the best
possible services to our community, strong partnerships are important. Kentucky American Water has been a great partner in providing safe and reliable drinking water to the North Middletown Utility System, and now we will be able to utilize the company’s expertise and resources for our community’s water and wastewater needs for many years to come.”