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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

Fall Water Main Flushing 

The Acton Water District will begin its fall water main flushing program on Monday, October 5, 2015, and will continue for the entire month of October.

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. 

2nd Quarter 2015 Water Rate & Bond Debt Fee increase

Due to the recently implemented increase in water rates, and the increase in the Bond Debt Fee, customers are paying more for metered water usage.  

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

October 15, 2015

      WLMAC Meeting

October 19, 2015

     Commissioners Meeting