Thursday, 4/11/24

Water Main Break on Rod Shop Road. Residents in the area may experience low water pressure and/or discolored water into Friday.

Meter Reading begins April 1st.
Water Usage Bills will be sent May 1st and represent water usage from October 2023 through March 2024.

Turners Falls Fire District Elections will be held April 23rd for the following positions:

Prudential Committee Member for 3 years

Water Commissioner for 3 years

Moderator for 2 years

District Treasurer for 2 years

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The Turners Falls Water Department has set new water rates to be reflected in the May 2024 bills.
We understand that rate adjustments can impact households, and we want to assure you that this decision was made after careful consideration of various factors, including maintenance costs, infrastructure improvements, loss of major water users, costs of operation andfuture sustainability.

In District Usage

Usage(In Gallons)

<12,000

13,000-200,000

201,000-400,000

401,000-600,000

601,000-800,000

801,000-1,000,000

>1,001,000

Old Rates (Per 1,000 Gal)

$35

$2.85

$3.05

$3.25

$3.45

$3.65

$3.85

New Rates (Per 1,000 Gal)

$47

$3.85

$4.10

$4.35

$4.60

$4.85

$5.10

Out of District Usage

Usage(In Gallons)

<15,000

16,000-200,000

201,000-400,000

401,000-600,000

601,000-800,000

801,000-1,000,000

>1,001,000

Old Rates (Per 1,000 Gal)

$80

$5.15

$5.35

$5.55

$5.75

$5.95

$6.15

New Rates (Per 1,000 Gal)

$92

$6.15

$6.40

$6.65

$6.90

$7.15

$7.40