River flows in the Pomperaug River have hit the second trigger in the low-flow operations plan announced in June. As called for in the plan, The Heritage Village Water Company, the Pomperaug River Watershed Coalition, and the Town of Southbury are asking residents in the Pomperaug River Basin to voluntarily reduce their water use because of low flows in the river.
Connecticut Water’s latest water quality reports for the water produced by the company’s more than 60 water systems across the state are now available online. The reports summarize water quality testing done in 2019 and includes information about the Company’s water systems, water quality test results, and source protection measures. We are pleased to relay that water in all systems met or exceeded state and federal standards for drinking water again in 2019.
River flows in the Pomperaug River have hit the first trigger in the Heritage Village Water Company’s low-flow operations plan. As called for in the plan, The Heritage Village Water Company, the Pomperaug River Watershed Coalition, and the Town of Southbury are taking steps to increase public awareness of the river flow.
Connecticut Water announced today, in the spirit of Earth Day, that it has completed notification to 10 Connecticut towns and several private nonprofit land conservation organizations of the availability of company-owned land for preservation as open space. In all, there are approximately 480 acres of land that the company no longer needs for water supply purposes and plans to make available for preservation as open space.
Connecticut Water is reminding customers that help is available for those who are having trouble paying their water bills. Affected customers are encouraged to contact Connecticut Water before their accounts become past due. The company’s Help 2 Our Customers assistance program provides for bill reductions and payment plans so customers don’t fall behind.
Heritage Village Water understands that the fight against the coronavirus will be taking a financial toll on some of its customers, especially those whose employment is affected by preventive measures being taken across the states.