Jul 03 2014
Annual Water Quality Report Available from Connecticut Water
Connecticut Water’s latest water quality reports are available to customers and others who consume the water produced by the company’s sixty-six water systems across the state. The report summarizes water quality testing done in 2013 and includes information about the Company’s water systems, water quality test results, and source protection measures. Connecticut Water works closely with the Department of Public Health (DPH) to ensure that the water it provides to customers meets or is better than state and federal standards for drinking water. Customers who read the report can see that effort results in high quality water being delivered in our systems.
Jun 13 2014
Update on Construction Activity on Route 195 in Tolland
Beginning the week of June 16 water main installation will begin in the area near Goose Lane and continue west to the Tolland Town Green. The project is expected to be completed in October. The water main installation is part of an agreement between Connecticut Water and the Town to provide a back-up water supply to Tolland’s water system. This back-up supply will help to maintain reliable water service to customers of Tolland’s Main Water System with an uninterrupted flow of water to fire hydrants for public fire protection in the event that system’s sources, storage or water mains are out of service.
May 29 2014
Eric Thornburg of Connecticut Water honored by the Connecticut Yankee Council of the Boy Scouts of America
On Wednesday, May 28, the Boy Scouts of America, Connecticut Yankee Council, honored Eric W. Thornburg, President and CEO of Connecticut Water, and Michael Caron, Commissioner at Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA), with its ‘Good Scout Award.’ According to the Connecticut Yankee Council, the award honors individuals whose leadership in the energy, public utility and environmental industries build a better world for future generations.
May 28 2014
Connecticut Water Sponsors Connecticut Trails Day Hikes on June 7
Connecticut Water is leading two hikes on its watershed properties in Killingworth and Tolland on Saturday, June 7, as part of this year’s sponsorship of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association’s Connecticut Trails Day 2014. A limited number of reusable metal water bottles will be given to hikers on a first come first serve basis, and all hikers will be entered into a raffle to win a gift certificate to LL Bean.
May 14 2014
Town of Mansfield and Connecticut Water Approve Structure of Water Advisory Committee
The Town of Mansfield and Connecticut Water have formalized the structure of a new Water Advisory Committee that is being created as part of an agreement executed earlier this year for Connecticut Water to become the Town’s water supplier. Last January, Mansfield and Connecticut Water executed an agreement that provides for Connecticut Water to become the water supplier to the off campus customers currently served by the University of Connecticut water system. The Company and town leaders have been working to develop the details for the membership and operation of the Committee.