"A provision that would add private well owners to the town's outside water bans elicited discussion at a Wednesday night Town Council meeting.
The matter was raised by Department of Public Works officials after a presentation on the town's water system. Water and Sewer Superintendent Laurie Ruszala said the bylaw would only take effect during a full water ban.
DPW Director Robert "Brutus" Cantoreggi said other towns had implemented such a provision.
"We're all in this together," he said. "We're sharing the same water supply."
Continue reading the article online (subscription may be required)
My notes from the Water Update section of the meeting can be found here
The notes will be updated to include the presentation when it is made available later today.
|slide showing average daily pumping (bars) versus population (line) since 2001|