Water/Wastewater Department News

08/29/22 Invitation for Bid: Water Distribution Materials Bulk Purchase View Bid

07/29/22 Mandatory Outdoor Water Ban, Effective 8/1/22; View Notice and  Learn More -->USGS Chart

07/08/22 Water Department Job Posting: Secondary Distribution Operator D2, view posting and job description

06/17/22 Invitation For Bid:  Domestic Water Meters > View Bid

06/16/22 BOWWC Public Hearing Outcome: Rates & Fees were adopted and become effective 7/1/22.  Property Acquisitions will move forward.  

05/26/22 A Public Hearing will be held in the Griffin Room at Harwich Town Hall on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. for items; 1. Proposed Water Rates & Fees Increases and 2. Aquisition of Property through Eminent Domain.  View Rates & Fees |  Property Acquisition Locations >> Assessors Parcel 43-E-7-0 (0.48 acres), 43-E-9-0 (0.96 acres), 43-E-9A-0 (0.82 acres), 43-E-10-0 (0.97 acres) and 43-E-12-0 (4.51 acres) 

04/01/22 Spring Flushing Notice is scheduled for April 11th - June 30th, 2022.  Flushing FAQ's

04/01/22 Annual Water Quality Report 2021 is now available.

03/14/22 Fertilizer Policy Guidelines Education

03/09/22 New Payment Options: VISA, Venmo, Google Pay, Apple Pay, PayPal and PayPal Credit

02/09/22 Order to Connect to Sewer & Welcome Packet has been mailed to the first round of property owners; 265 total. Read more

Secondary Distribution Operator (2 Openings) -> Positions have been filled.

Fall Flushing 2021 in South Harwich Area; Monday-Thursday 6-11p October 5 through December, weather pending. Flushing FAQ's

Sewer Bill Estimates for Phase 2, first-to-connect future customers, is now available -> Sewer Bill Estimates

Sewer Rates; effective 7/16/21 -> Sewer Rates

New Water Rates; effective 7/1/21 -> Water Rates

New Sewer Use Regulations were adopted; effective 5/26/21 -> Sewer Use Regulations

Water Rules & Regulations were updated and adopted; effective 5/26/21. -> Water Rules & Regulations 

Proposed Sewer Rates Proposed, effective 7/16/21.  Public hearing will be held on July 15, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Water Department office at 196 Chatham Road, Harwich MA 02645.

Water Rate Increase Proposed, effective 7/1/21.  Public hearing will be held on June 30, 2021 @ 1:00 p.m. at the Water Department office at 196 Chatham Road, Harwich MA 02645.  

Water Department Office, and Town Offices open tomorrow!  Water Department hours are M-F 8a-4:30p.  Please note that we will be closed on Friday 6/18/21 in observance of Juneteenth.  

Welcome to our newest members of the Water/Wastewater Commission; Noreen Donahue and John Gough!!

MANDATORY Water Restrictions - Please be advised that in response to the level 1 drought declaration and lower than average groundwater levels the Harwich Water Department has implemented mandatory odd/even watering schedule effective immediately.  Learn More -->USGS Chart

2020 Consumer Confidence / Annual Water Quality Report is now available.

View News Feed Archive; 2020 and prior

posted: 10/29/18