MILFORD - Discussion has picked up once again this week on the purchase of the Milford Water Companyby the Town of Milford. The Finance Committee will meet tonight and like the Board of Selectmen on Monday night will hold an executive session at the end of its meeting... Read more.
MILFORD - At their meeting Monday night the Milford Board of Selectmen decided who would initially fill the seats and act as water commissioners as the town moves forward in its steps to purchase the Milford Water Company. Milford Selectmen choose residents Jonathan... Read more.
MILFORD - The State Department of Public Utilities officially announcing the postponement of a public hearing on the Milford Water Company's petition for a general rate increase. The D-P-U sending out the notice on Friday suspending the effective date of the proposed... Read more.
MILFORD - As the Town of Milford continues to review the possible purchase of the Milford Water Company and while a hearing on a requested rate hike by the company before the Department of Public Utilities is about a month away, customers are being told the water... Read more.
MILORD - A public meeting will be held tonight in Milford giving residents a chance to go over information town officials have now released about the possible purchase of the Milford Water Company. The Milford Board of Selectmen continue to analyze the benefits of... Read more.
MILFORD - After years of troubling water issues, the Town of Milford made an investment in studying the benefits of purchasing the privately owned Milford Water Company (MWC). The goal was to understand the financial and administrative feasibility of owning and operating... Read more.
MILFORD - The Milford Board of Selectmen will meet tonight. The timing comes after the Milford Water Company made it official that it's seeking an almost 30 percent hike over existing water rates. On Thursday, the Milford Water Company made the request to the Department... Read more.
Milford - The Milford Water Company is seeking an extension of time to respond to the Department of Public Utilities request for additional information regarding the company’s proposal to implement a voluntary program to replace some water service connections. Following... Read more.
Milford - The State Department of Public Utilities will hold a public hearing today on the Milford Water Company’s proposal to implement a voluntary program to replace water service connections between the curb valve and the customer's premises. The settlement agreement... Read more.
With the Spring Flushing Program completed and the levels at the reservoir somewhat stable the Company is decreasing its Mandatory Water Conservation level from a Stage IV to Stage III effective June 1, 2016. This means that outside water use is restricted to hand held... Read more.
It's likely the Milford Water Company will begin purchasing 300 thousand gallons a day from Bellingham, now through the end of March, to Bolster sagging supplies caused by a severe lack of rainfall last year. Manager Dave Condrey has been planning for this for quite... Read more.
The Milford Water Company continues to closely monitor supplies at all of its locations, especially Echo Lake, their primary source. Manager Dave Condrey has informed the DEP of the situation and efforts to improve the daily pumping amounts to keep up with demands... Read more.
Rain may be covering the area today but even with that the Milford Water Company is maintaining its stage four use restriction, meaning no outside use is allowed. Manager Dave Condrey told WMRC the prohibition will stay in place at least into the spring of next year... Read more.
With the current weather pattern and the steady decrease in water levels at Echo Lake, the Milford Water Company has increased the use restrictions from stage three to stage four in order to prevent the levels from getting too low hindering the firms ability to recharge... Read more.
The Milford Water Company has been recognized by the state DEP for outstanding service in the past year. The agency said the firm has put forth an extra effort for several years and has made significant upgrades to the treatment plant and operations. Manager Dave... Read more.