WATER


Useful links to water quality and drinking water information:

http://www.epa.gov/learn-issues/learn-about-water

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/water

http://www.epa.gov/science-and-technology/water-science


Current water report for West Groton Water District:


The West Groton Water Supply District Encourages Water conservation and
the use of water saving devices.



Tips for Saving Water

Install a low flow showerhead and keep showers under five minutes. 

A household faucet runs at 3 to 5 gallons a minute. Check appliances, toilets, connecting hoses and faucets for leaks. Even a pinhole leak can waste up to 170 gallons a day.

Tips for Saving Water Indoors and Outdoors at Mass.gov




WEST GROTON WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT

Providing West Groton with quality water for over 100 years.

 305 Townsend Road  West Groton, MA    Phone 978-448-3711         info@westgrotonwater.org

Mandatory Water Restriction


The mandatory water restriction is effective as of May 1st. 

All residential water takers are only permitted to do outside watering 2 days per week.  (This does not apply to home vegetable gardens, commercial agriculture and livestock. Also exempt is water used for the core function of a business.)

Permitted Outside Watering Days and Times:

Water takers with a street address ending in even numbers (example 0, 2, 4, 6, 8) may water on Tuesday and Saturday beginning at 12:00 midnight until 9:00 AM.  There is no outside watering permitted from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.  Watering can then resume at 5:00 PM until 12:00 midnight for each of these two days.

Water takers with a street address ending in odd numbers (example 1, 3, 5, 7, 9) may water on Wednesday and Sunday beginning at 12:00 midnight until 9:00 AM.  There is no outside watering permitted from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.  Watering can then resume at 5:00 PM until 12:00 midnight for each of these two days.