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The Brockton Enterprise
Aquaria plant breaks down during 30-day Brockton water production testa state mandate required Brockton to find a second water source. At one point,
Aquaria plant breaks down during 30-day Brockton water production test
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 15 hours ago
a state mandate required Brockton to find a second water source. At one point, the city considered hooking up with the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority. In the end, the Aquaria contract has proven controversial because it turned out that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Water service lines to 641 Newton homes could be made of leaddoes not mean there is unsafe lead levels in the home’s drinking water. The wat
Water service lines to 641 Newton homes could be made of lead
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
does not mean there is unsafe lead levels in the home’s drinking water. The water, which is provided to Newton by the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, is tested each year, and treated with chemicals to make lead and copper less likely... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Central Plymouth County Water District points at Brocktonwater rate increase for three years was approved in 2016. He said the Commissio
Central Plymouth County Water District points at Brockton
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
water rate increase for three years was approved in 2016. He said the Commission also wants Brockton to reach out to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority about its excess capacity and search for new customers, although there are obstacles... Read more
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Boston Globe
Feds file lawsuit over electric cable under Boston HarborBOSTON (AP) — The federal Justice Department filed a civil complaint Friday aga
Feds file lawsuit over electric cable under Boston Harbor
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — The federal Justice Department filed a civil complaint Friday against the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority and electric utility Eversource over an electric cable that was laid under Boston Harbor 26 years ago. The United States... Read more
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Boston Globe
US sues Eversource over harbor cable installationelectrical cable under Boston Harbor that powers the Deer Island sewage plant.
US sues Eversource over harbor cable installation
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
electrical cable under Boston Harbor that powers the Deer Island sewage plant. US Attorney Carmen M. Ortiz also named the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority in the civil suit, alleging the cable was not properly installed and in danger of... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Feds file lawsuit over electric cable under Boston HarborBOSTON (AP) - The federal Justice Department has filed a civil complaint agains
Feds file lawsuit over electric cable under Boston Harbor
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - The federal Justice Department has filed a civil complaint against the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority and Eversource over an electric cable that was laid under Boston Harbor 26 years ago. The United States Attorney's office... Read more
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Boston Globe
A third of Massachusetts suffering from ‘severe drought’residents, who draw their water from the Quabbin and Wachusett reservoirs, have
A third of Massachusetts suffering from ‘severe drought’
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
residents, who draw their water from the Quabbin and Wachusett reservoirs, have little to worry about, said Massachusetts Water Resources Authority spokeswoman Ria Convery — together, the reservoirs hold enough water for six years... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Former air base to get completed 'superhighway'water and sewer capacity to serve the influx of new commercial buildings, apart
Former air base to get completed 'superhighway'
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
water and sewer capacity to serve the influx of new commercial buildings, apartments and homes. Company officials say they’re finalizing a plan that includes hooking up to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority water supply and Weymouth’s sewe... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Work continues on securing long-term water source for Southfield3 Councilor Kenneth DiFazio wanted to know what alternative water sources are,
Work continues on securing long-term water source for Southfield
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
3 Councilor Kenneth DiFazio wanted to know what alternative water sources are, since the council had always been told the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority would be the supplier. Corkum said he did not want to discuss the potential sources... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
SouthField water worries spark tensionconcerns are “premature” because his administration and LStar are still vetting
SouthField water worries spark tension
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 28 days ago
concerns are “premature” because his administration and LStar are still vetting alternative ways to deliver water from the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority to SouthField. “This is just sparking unnecessary controversy that doesn’t exist,”... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Officials break ground on new fishery pipeline projecthas to use lots of energy to pump warmer, less clean water from the Swift River
Officials break ground on new fishery pipeline project
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
has to use lots of energy to pump warmer, less clean water from the Swift River. But Fred Laskey, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, explained that the new pipeline will allow water “to come in via gravity because of... Read more

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