Maine Water Company is pleased to announce that 13 high school seniors have been selected as our 2019 scholarship winners. Maine Water has awarded scholarships for more than 25 years to support outstanding students from its service areas.
On Saturday, June 1st, a team of Maine Water and Connecticut Water employees paddled along the Kennebec River in the annual Paddle for Pine Tree Camp fundraiser that helps Maine kids and adults with disabilities attend summer camp. More than $3,500 was raised by the team.
Maine Water Company filed applications today with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for state and federal environmental permits in support of their plan to build a new water treatment facility on the Saco River in Biddeford. The new facility will replace the original water treatment facility along the Saco River that dates back to 1884. It will provide continued water service to Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach and the Pine Point area of Scarborough.
Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTWS), today announced the availability of the Company’s 2018 Corporate Sustainability Report. The update demonstrates the company’s progress and milestones in achieving its environmental and social goals. The report covers the achievements and activities of Connecticut Water, Maine Water, Avon Water and Heritage Village Water companies, which are all publicly regulated water or wastewater utility subsidiaries of Connecticut Water Service in Connecticut and Maine.
The Opportunity Alliance in South Portland recently received a $1,000 grant from Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation and Maine Water to provide more fresh, healthy food to families in need in the community.
Near zero temperatures and gusty winds are in the forecast for Sunday and Monday, and homeowners are encouraged to take a few simple steps to prevent damage caused by freezing of water pipes inside and outside the home.