07/29/22 Mandatory Outdoor Water Ban, Effective 8/1/22; View Notice

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) 

05/26/22 Revised Mandatory Water Restrictions:  Monday, Wednesday an Friday between the hours of 12AM-8AM and 5PM-9PM.

05/12/22 MANDATORY Water Restictions are now Monday, Wednesday and Friday between the hours of 12AM-4AM-8AM and 5PM-9PM. Water restrictions have been in place since last season, but have changed. Our signs around town will soon be updated to reflect the new watering scheduled and advertisements will soon be forthcoming.  Learn More

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 7/16/21Public 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.  

***MANDATORY Water Restrictions Update 052621:***  The department has been made aware that certain irrigation system controllers cannot be programmed to operate on an odd/even watering cycle as the controller only allows users to select which days of the week to operate... Read More

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.

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