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Save the Date: 2019 First Public Informational Meeting

Housatonic Water Works Company, in accordance with our Settlement Agreement with the Department of Public Utilities ( DPU 15 -179) will be holding our first informational meeting for calendar year 2019. Guest speaker Dr. Richard Gullick will discuss Lead and … Continue reading

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2018 Consumer Confidence Report Available for Viewing

Housatonic Water’s 2018 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) is now available. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Safe Drinking Water Act requires water systems to provide this annual report to all its consumers. The requirements for report content, format, … Continue reading

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New Rates Effective June 1, 2019

2nd Phase of Rate Increase is Here: What You Need to Know Starting June 1, 2019 Housatonic Water Works rates will reflect an increase in water rates recently approved by the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities. These new rates reflect … Continue reading

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Notice: Replacing Leaking Hydrant on Cone Ave 5/16

Please be advised that tomorrow we will be replacing a leaking hydrant on Cone Avenue. This will require us to isolate the section of town between the Park Street Bridge and Bernard Gibbon Drive including the Great Barrington Housing Authority … Continue reading

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Corrosion Control Program Update

Housatonic Water Works Company announced today that it is seeking a modification of its corrosion control program. The Company is under direction from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MADEP) to address exceedances of the Lead and Copper rule. While … Continue reading

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Spring Hydrant Flushing Schedule

Our hydrant flushing program will be conducted May 13-17 and May 20-24 during the hours of 9:00-11:00AM and 1:00-4:00PM. This is a highly beneficial and mandatory program for public water systems. It ensures our water quality is at its best … Continue reading

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EMERGENCY HYDRANT REPAIR

Please be advised we have an emergency fire hydrant repair on Prospect Street . We will need to shut off the water to the Prospect, Fairview, Kirk and Hart Street sections of town as we work on the repair. We … Continue reading

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Save The Date: 2018 2nd Public Informational Meeting

Housatonic Water Works, in accordance with our settlement agreement with the Department of Public Utilities (DPU 15-179) will be holding our Second Informational Meeting for calendar year 2018. Where: Unitarian Universalist Church, 1089 Main Street North, Housatonic, MA 01236 (click … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Hydrant Replacement Rescheduled

Our contractor just informed us that he has an emergency to tend to this morning and the hydrant repair scheduled for today will occur tomorrow, December 4 between 9AM-Noon.

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Hydrant Replacement on Monday, December 3

Please be advised that Housatonic Water has scheduled a hydrant replacement on Grove Street on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 9 AM. In order to do the replacement it is necessary to shut off all water mains from Cone Avenue … Continue reading

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