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The Acton Water District is a community public water supply that delivers high quality drinking water to the majority (about 95 percent) of the residents of the town of Acton, Massachusetts.  All of the water provided from the District comes from eleven wells located within the town of Acton. The District’s system consists of 106 miles of water main, four storage tanks, and a variety of treatment facilities that assist in the production of high quality finished water.

The Acton Water District is a municipal entity separate from the Town of Acton chartered by the Massachusetts Legislature’s Acts of 1912. The Town of Acton’s web site is


Contact UsFor emergencies, a District employee is on call 24 hours a day. To reach the operator on call dial 978-263-9107 and follow the instructions.

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News & Updates

Fall Water Main Flushing to Begin October 6th, 2014

The Acton Water District will begin its fall water main flushing program on Monday, October 6, 2014, and will continue for the entire month of October.  

The new High Street water main is completely connected and in-service

The new 12” water main pipe on High Street is completely installed and connected to all residential services and interconnecting streets.

South Acton Water Treatment Plant

The contractor, Waterline Industries of Seabrook, NH, is approximately 65% complete on the construction and upgrade of facilities

Hayward Road Water Main Improvement

The contractor, Onyx Corporation of Acton, has installed the new water main from Jefferson Drive to Main Street/Route 27. 

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Meetings & Events

Wednesday November 5th, 2014

Commissioners Meeting

November 13, 2014

WLMAC Meeting