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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.

Pay OnlineClick here to go to our payment center. If you do not know your account number, please refer to your bill or call the office during normal business hours.

Go PaperlessClick here  for information on how to receive some of our publications (not your bills) via email instead of USPS.

News & Updates

Water Main Repair scheduled for April 23rd

A repair is scheduled for tomorrow that may require the water to be off for some period of time.  Homes on School Street between 105 and 187 are the only ones that should be affected by the shutdown.

RainBarrel Program 2015

Acton residents have the opportunity to purchase The Great American Rain Barrel at discounted prices.

 2014 Annual Report Publication

A comprehensive report on the Acton Water Districts activities and financial status for 2014

Winter 2015 Water Words Publication

The latest newsletter of the most recent activity and updates.

South Acton Water Treatment Plant

The South Acton Water Treatment Plant (SAWTP) is approximately 85% complete.

>> Archived News and Information

>>AWD Rules and Regulations


Meetings & Events

April 27, 2015

     Commissioners Meeting