All Water Service has been restored and Nason Street has been reopened for traffic. Several parking spaces will be blocked off as the department works to repair the disturbed pavement. Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to remedy this issue.
At approximately 9:00 PM on January 15th, there was a ten inch water main break on Nason Street. All businesses and residents on and adjacent to Nason Street will be without water until repairs are completed. Nason Street will be closed today, and traffic will be detoured. We ask all residents to be conservative with […]
The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection issued a Notice of Responsibility to the Department of Fire Services (DFS) on October 24th, 2019 citing levels of per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) detected in water in White Pond and the DFS grounds. PFAS is a common chemical, and specifically found in fire suppression materials, namely AFFF […]
This summer, the MA Department of Environmental Protection and the Environmental Protection Agency sampled Maynard drinking water wells to test for per – and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a group of man-made chemicals that include PFOA, PFOS, GenX, and many other chemicals. The federal limit of these chemicals in drinking water is 70 Parts Per Trillion […]
For more tips on how to do your part to keep our waterways clean, visit www.thinkbluemassachusetts.org. For more information on stormwater in Maynard visit our Stormwater Management page.
As part of the Town’s stormwater public education initiative, Maynard officials are reminding residents of the harmful effects fertilizer can have on water quality. It’s hard to imagine that a green, flourishing lawn could pose a threat to the environment, but the fertilizers you apply to your lawn are potential pollutants! “If you use too […]