SECTION 9 - Irrigation Systems
9.1 Irrigation System Registration
All active irrigation systems must be registered with the Harwich Water Department. If a system is found to be operating without a valid registration, the water may be shut off to the property until proper registration is made.
9.2 Irrigation Backflow Device
All irrigation systems must have a testable backflow device. All tests will be conducted by a State Certified Licensed Backflow Device tester. If a system is found to be operating without an approved backflow device, the water may be shut off to the property until all Department compliance requirements are met.
10.1 Service Tight Program
The Town offers a voluntary Service Tight Protection Program; this program offers each customer the right to apply for enrollment into the Service Tight Program, if they meet all conditions set forth in the Service Tight Program application. This service will cost the enrollee $68.00 per year and will provide all service mentioned in the brochure. The Department reserves the right to cancel this program at any time. The Service Tight Program is not transferable. Enrollment begins thirty (30) days after enrollment. The Customer may cancel the Service Tight Program at any time by placing their request in writing to the Harwich Water Department, 196 Chatham Road, Harwich, MA 02645.The renewal will automatically be billed 30 days prior to their anniversary date. If the customer chooses to sign up for this service, it is the responsibility of the customer to become familiar with the Service Tight Plan guidelines.