Block Island Water Company ~ In The News

Water company applies for USDA loan for pipe line


 As the Block Island Water Company prepares for an upcoming vote on securing a bond for a $2.3 million water main project, Supt. John Breunig . . . 

Special Financial Town Meeting date set


 A Special Financial Town Meeting to vote on a proposed $2.3 million water main project that will be undertaken by the Water Company . . . 

Water Company to stress importance of new project


 With the Town Council throwing its support for a special Financial Town Meeting to vote on a $2.3 million water main . . . 

Main town water line needs replacing


 The members of the Water Commission this week approved spending up to $21,715 to create a design plan and specifications ...

130 responses could benefit town project


 As of last week, only 30 surveys sent out by the Block Island Water Company had been returned...

New town well should be running by May


 “We are getting a brand new piece of infrastructure. We’re not getting a Band-Aid...

New water treatment unit goes online


 The Town of New Shoreham is the beneficiary of a newly re-purposed water treatment unit courtesy of grant funding 

Block Island Water wins a taste test


 The Atlantic States Rural Water & Wastewater Association (ASRWWA) held its Annual Drinking Water Taste Test... 

Valves to protect drinking water mandated


 Imagine a water department’s worst nightmare. While workers flush a fire hydrant, the water system’s pressure drops . . .