Posts Tagged ‘ Southington Water Department ’

Water Department lifts water restrictions

September 15, 2016
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The Southington Water Department announced that they have lifted the water restrictions that have been in place since June 23. A notice of the ban’s lifting was posted on the department website. “The Southington Water Department, in its continued commitment to supplying quality water to the residents of Southington, is lifting the mandatory water restriction,”…

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Water Department reopens town wells

August 25, 2016
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Town of Southington

Southington Town Manager Gary Brumback announced that all of Southington’s wells are open, including the ones that were temporarily closed earlier today for testing. The decision was made after extensive testing by the Southington Water Department (SWD) under the supervision of SWD superintendent Frederick Rogers. “He will continue to test but feels as though they…

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Town issues press release about spill

August 25, 2016
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Emergency workers at Light Metals Coloring prepare the roof for removal and replacement to avoid further contamination.

By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR The Town of Southington released a joint message from the Southington Water Deparment (SWD) and the Plainville-Southington Health District (PSHD) as officials continue on the grounds of Light Metals Coloring at 270 Spring Street where 350 gallons of hexavalent chromium was spilled with some reaching the Quinnipiac River. “As a precaution two…

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Southington water restrictions continue

July 8, 2016
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JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR More than 3/4 of an inch of rain has fallen since the Southington Water Department (SWD) issued mandatory water restrictions in late June. But with the annual rainfall still well below normal levels, officials are not ready to lift the restrictions. “We’re still evaluating it here,” SWD Superintendent Fred Rogers said this…

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Water department requests mandatory water restrictions

June 28, 2016
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By JOHN GORALSKIEDITOR The Southington Water Department (SWD) is still avoiding words such as “water shortage” or “drought,” but that hasn’t kept them from taking action. With no forecast for significant rain in the near future, officials are taking proactive steps to avoid problems during the summer months. The Quinnipiac River still hasn’t dropped to its…

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Police: People are posing as water department employees

February 4, 2014
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The Southington Police Department is warning the public that individuals in town are posing as water department employees in an attempt to access homes. According to police, the individuals are saying they need access to a customer’s home to test the water. The Southington Water Department was notified of the imposters. Real Southington Water Department…

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