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Essential Declares March 2022 Dividend

January 31, 2022

BRYN MAWR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2022-- The board of directors of Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2682 per share, payable March 1, 2022 to all shareholders of record on Feb. 11, 2022.

Essential Utilities has paid consecutive quarterly cash dividends for 77 years and has increased the dividend 31 times in the last 30 years.

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