Aqua America 8-K 2016
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): March 11, 2016
Aqua America, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 610-527-8000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors of Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On March 11, 2016, Michael L. Browne, a director of Aqua America, Inc. (the Company) since 2013, resigned as a director effective immediately. During 2015, Mr. Browne was a member of the Companys Audit Committee, Executive Search Committee and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Brownes correspondence to the Board in connection with his resignation, including a brief description of the circumstances representing his resignation, is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
On March 11, 2016, the Board of Directors reviewed the correspondence submitted by Mr. Browne and discussed it at a Board of Directors meeting. The Board did not agree with the concerns expressed by Mr. Browne in his resignation correspondence and voted to accept his resignation.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.