About Cascadia Water
Cascadia Water, LLC is a private, investor-owned utility company consisting of water systems located on Whidbey Island, WA and the surrounding Olympic Peninsula. The company is regulated by the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) in Olympia, Washington. Cascadia Water was formed on November 2, 2018 through the acquisition and combination of Lehman Enterprises, Inc. and Sea View Water, LLC on Whidbey Island, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NW Natural Water Company, LLC. Effective April 30, 2019, Cascadia Water closed on the acquisition of Estates Inc. and Monterra, Inc.
Today, Cascadia Water serves more than 4,900 people through 1,700 connections. It will continue to operate out of Whidbey Island.
About NW Natural Water
NW Natural Water Company, LLC (NW Natural Water), is a subsidiary of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE: NWN) (NW Natural Holdings). NW Natural Holdings is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, and owns a 160-year-old regulated natural gas local distribution company, NW Natural Gas Company (NW Natural), NW Natural Water Company, and other business interests and activities.
NW Natural Water currently provides water and wastewater utilities in communities throughout the Pacific Northwest and Texas. When outstanding transactions close, NW Natural Water expects to serve approximately 62,000 people through approximately 25,000 connections. Additional information is available at nwnaturalwater.com.
About Lehman Enterprises, Inc.
Lehman Enterprises, Inc. first began in 1976 by Wally & Betty Lehman, with W&B Waterworks. They purchased several other water systems around the central & south end of Whidbey Island. The company incorporated under Washington Utilities & Transportation Commission regulation in 2003. Lehman Enterprises, Inc.’s water systems were purchased by Cascadia Water, LLC in November of 2018.
Sea View Water LLC began by Beatrice Morgan. It was then owned & operated by son John Morgan & business partner Jeff Breilein. Sea View Water’s system was purchased by Cascadia Water, LLC in November of 2018.
Estates Water Systems, Inc. and Monterra, Inc. were purchased by Cascadia Water, LLC in April of 2019.
Cascadia Water currently consists of the following water systems:
- Beachcombers H2O Co. (North Bluff Rd area)
- CAL Waterworks (East Harbor Rd area)
- T.E.L. Company #1 (Coles Rd area)
- T.E.L. Company #3 (Goldfinch Rd / Windfall Rd)
- T.E.L. Company #4 (Seacrest Ln area)
- T.E.L. Company #5 (Cliffordsville Rd)
- T.E.L. Company #6 (Bailey Rd area)
- T.E.L. Company #10 (Camelot Ct / Welcome Rd)
- T.E.L. Company #11 (Wilkinson Trace / Meander Ln)
- W&B Waterworks (Mutiny Bay / Wahl Rd area)
- Sea View Water (Ft. Nugent / West Beach Rd area)
- Estates Inc. (Sequim area)
- Monterra Inc. (Sequim area)
Cascadia Water operates long-time family-run utilities, and we're very connected to the communities we serve."