DEP requires more restrictive water ban


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PRESS RELEASE

The Town of Medfield has received notice from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MA DEP) to increase the level of outdoor watering restrictions due to increasing drought conditions.

Therefore, the Town of Medfield is declaring a mandatory one day a week outdoor watering program.

  • Houses with odd numbers may perform outdoor watering on Monday evenings
  • Houses with even numbers may perform outdoor watering on Thursday evenings.
  • THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NO OUTSIDE WATERING ALLOWED BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 9 A.M. AND 5 P.M.

Daily handheld watering of vegetable gardens and flowers is permitted.   If you have further questions, please contact the Medfield
Water Department at 508-906-3004.

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2 responses to “DEP requires more restrictive water ban

  1. Unfortunately there is limited compliance and no enforcement of the existing ban.

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  2. Selectman Osler "Pete" Peterson

    I agree and was thinking about that today as well. Therefore, I intend to ask Mike to see that there is enforcement, so those who comply are not the only, lonely ones doing the right thing. It is only fair that all comply, and that we suffer equally.

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