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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

Annual Meeting on Wednesday March 16th, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Assemble at the  Acton Memorial Library, 486 Main Street, Acton, MA. to then and there act on the warrant articles contained within this hyperlinked document.

Lead information sheet

The recent problem in Flint, MI has prompted questions from the public, this web page contain information as it relates to Acton and other resources for you to learn more about Lead.

Manganese Fact Sheet

This fact sheet is intended to inform you about manganese in drinking water, typical concentrations, its contribution to overall manganese exposure in humans, especially infants, and provide guidance on health protective limits in drinking water.

2015 Sodium Results

The Acton Water District conducts annual sampling of all wells for sodium.  The most recent results entering our distribution system can be seen here. 

Water Quality Report Available

The latest water quality report summarizing water samples collected throughout our system in 2014 is available.   If you require an alternate form of this report or have questions on the information contained in it, please contact Matthew Mostoller, Environmental Manager at 978-263-9107 or 

AWD Rules and Regulations

The following Rules, Regulations and Rates, in addition to the applicable provisions of Massachusetts law, shall be considered a part of the Contract with every person
using or seeking to use the water and binding on all water takers.

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Meetings & Events


February 16, 2016   7:30 pm             Commissioners Meeting  
March 16th, 2016     7:30 pm                             Annual Meeting-Acton Public Library