By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Milford Water Company has implemented, it's Stage II Water Conservation Level which changes the voluntary restrictions of Stage I they now become mandatory. MWC Manager David Condrey says all outside water usage, including irrigation systems is Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Town of Bellingham is lifting the trash day only restriction on the use of outside water, once again allowing for the use of automatic sprinklers and lawn irrigation systems any day of the week. The only restriction is there is to be no lawn... Read more.
The Bellingham Department of Public Works is instituting a total ban on outside water use, effective immediately. Compliance is mandatory for all water customers due to the warm, dry conditions. The town’s water tank has dropped below desirable... Read more.
MILFORD - The Milford Water Company is announcing this week that water use restrictions will move to Stage II starting next month. The lack of rain during the spring has led the company to the Stage II Water Conservation Level and doing so earlier this year to hopefully... Read more.
HOPEDALE - The Hopedale Water Department is implementing state mandated water restrictions on all non-essential outside water use effective immediately. These restrictions are required under the department's water management act permit becoming necessary due to low... Read more.
BELLINGHAM - As the Annual Water Use Restriction went into effect last week Bellingham the town has two important wells that are currently out of commission prompting the town to urge residents to conserve water for another few days. The Bellingham Department of Public... Read more.
HOPEDALE - Due to usage exceeding the departments pumping capability and our storage tank at critically low levels, the Hopedale Water Department is forced to implement a stage 3 water restriction. No outside watering will be allowed between 9am and 5pm. During all other... Read more.
In recent weeks, the Town has experienced excessively high demands for water due to outdoor water use, while water supplies are extremely low due to drought conditions. As a result, a full water ban has become necessary to ensure that adequate water is available to meet... Read more.
A mandatory water ban is now in affect in Franklin because of the current dry, drought-like conditions. Officials said in recent weeks that the town has experienced excessively high demands due to outdoor water use while supplies are low. The ban means no use of... Read more.
There is a mandatory odd/even water ban in effect for Hopedale. Outdoor watering is restricted to handheld devices only on the odd/even schedule. Outside watering is completely prohibited between the hours of 9 A.M. and 5 P.M. Fire protection is at critical stages and... Read more.
Rain may be covering the area today but even with that the Milford Water Company is maintaining its stage four use restriction, meaning no outside use is allowed. Manager Dave Condrey told WMRC the prohibition will stay in place at least into the spring of next year... Read more.
With the current weather pattern and the steady decrease in water levels at Echo Lake, the Milford Water Company has increased the use restrictions from stage three to stage four in order to prevent the levels from getting too low hindering the firms ability to recharge... Read more.
Water system improvements continue to be made in Bellingham as the new treatment plant is put into service. Residents are reminded water use restrictions remain in place. Outside watering is allowed on your trash collection day only. No lawn sprinklers or automatic... Read more.
Silver Lake and the Jenks Reservoir in Bellingham will be chemically treated to control aquatic vegetation or weeds tomorrow. The lakes will be closed to all uses including, boating, swimming, and fishing. All these activities may resume of Saturday. Use of the water... Read more.
Watering with Automatic Sprinklers is only allowed on your trash collection day between the hours 5 PM and 9AM. Handheld hose watering allowed at any time. Lawn Sprinklers and Automatic Irrigation System are allowed only on your trash collection day and only between... Read more.