The Shenipsit Lake Reservoir Recreation Program, a unique partnership between Connecticut Water and the Shenipsit Lake Association, opens for the 2019 fishing season on April 13. Free fishing and hiking are available through the program at Connecticut Water’s Shenipsit Lake Reservoir, located in Ellington, Tolland and Vernon. Connecticut Water pays for the entire program, which is free to the public. The Shenipsit Lake Association monitors daily activities. This is the program’s 25th anniversary.
Connecticut Water Company, Avon Water Company and Heritage Village Water Company, the water utilities for customers across 59 Connecticut towns, today announced the results of its most recent customer satisfaction survey, which was commissioned to better understand what customers expect from their water service. The results revealed that the expectations of more than 91 percent of customers were being met all or most of the time.
Connecticut Water Company is proud to announce that it is helping to fund a water harvesting project at the Town of Mansfield’s Community Center through the Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act tax credit program. The company’s donation of $2,500 will help fund a feasibility study on the harvesting of rainwater at the Community Center.
Connecticut Water Company is proud to announce that it is helping fund energy conservation projects at KIDSAFE CT through the Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act tax credit program. The company’s donation of $2,500 will help fund energy efficiency upgrades to KIDSAFE CT’s facility in Rockville. KIDSAFE CT, an affiliate of The Village for Families & Children, is a nonprofit organization that is funded by Connecticut area Exchange Clubs for the Prevention of Child Abuse.
Near zero temperatures and gusty winds are in the forecast for Sunday and Monday, and homeowners are encouraged to take a few simple steps to prevent damage caused by freezing of water pipes inside and outside the home.
The Connecticut Construction Industry Association (CCIA) has awarded its prestigious Community Service and Safety awards to Connecticut Water. The Community Service Award recognizes the Company’s emergency potable water program for private well owners. Through the program, Connecticut Water and its employees make potable water available free of charge to private well owners when there are extended power outages in affected nearby communities. Most private well owners have no water when they have no power.