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September 30, 2016

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MWRA Pipeline Work in Saugus Will Impact Traffic, May Cause Temporary Discolored Water or Pressure Changes

December 4, 2016

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MWRA to Perform Maintenance Work on Fourth Street, Medford; May Affect Area Parking and Cause Discolored Water in Parts of Medford, Malden, Everett, Chelsea, and Boston

November 10, 2016

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MWRA Leak Repair Work Will Take Place in the Median at Commonwealth Avenue and Oakland Avenue, Newton

November 8, 2016

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Update for Southern Extra High Redundancy and Storage Project: Pipe Installation to Begin at Boston/Dedham Line Week of November 7

November 1, 2016

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MWRA Water Main Work in Everett May Impact Traffic

October 31, 2016

MWRA Pipeline Work May Cause Discolored Water in Marblehead, Peabody, Swampscott, and Saugus

MWRA Pipeline Work May Cause Discolored Water in Marblehead, Peabody, Swampscott, and Saugus

October 28, 2016

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MWRA Water Main Maintenance Likely to Cause Discolored Water and Slightly Lower Water Pressure in Areas of Hyde Park and Milton for Three Days Starting Oct. 26, 2016

Updated October 25, 2016

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MWRA Leak Repair Work May Cause
Discolored Water in Parts of the Jamaica Plain Neighborhood of Boston

October 13, 2016

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MWRA Leak Repair Work Will Take Place
on Boylston and Lee Streets, Brookline

October 13, 2016

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MWRA MWRA to Perform Pipeline Maintenance Work on Riverside Avenue in Medford

October 11, 2016

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Redundancy for the MWRA’s Metropolitan Tunnel System

MWRA is currently evaluating options to provide redundancy for the Metropolitan Tunnel System. The MWRA Board of Directors recently held a special meeting to discuss alternatives. Here is a summary of the issue (PDF).

October 6, 2016

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Required Evening Work in Reading Rescheduled, Will Start Week of October 10
(MWRA Contract 7471)

October 6, 2016

Needham Trail Ribbon Cutting EEA Press Release: State and Local Officials Celebrate Opening of Aqueduct Trail in Needham

October 4, 2016

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Update for Section 4 Pipe Replacement Project in Somerville: Water Main to Activation May Cause Discolored Water in Somerville, Malden, Medford, Everett, Chelsea, Charlestown and East Boston

September 30, 2016

NEWWA Award of Merit

MWRA Director of Metropolitan Water Operations and Maintenance Mark Johnson Honored by the New England Water Works Association

September 23, 2016

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MWRA Staff Get A “High Five” from Governor Baker

September 22, 2016

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Hexavalent-Chromium Not a Concern for MWRA Water

September 21, 2016

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Update on MWRA Hatchery Pipeline Project: Work to Begin on Route 9, Ware and Belchertown

September 19, 2016

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About the Alewife Brook Sewer Pump Station Rehabilitation Project in Somerville

August 16, 2016

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PFASs Not Found in MWRA Drinking Water

August 11, 2016

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Boston Globe Story: After 30 Years, Court Marks Boston Harbor Cleanup

August 6, 2016

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Update on MWRA Northern Intermediate High Project in Reading and Woburn (7471): Work in Woburn to Begin July 31, 2016

July 28, 2016

MWRA Charles River Report Card

EPA Gives Charles River another B+, and Boston Museum of Science Opens Charles River Gallery featuring EPA Water Quality Data (Link to EPA)

July 27, 2016

MWRA Drought Status: Normal Operating Range

July 14, 2016

Governor Charlie Baker at MWRA Fountain at Oak Square YMCA

MWRA Board Approves FY 2017 Budgets, Community Assessments

June 29, 2016

Baker-Polito Administration Breaks Ground on Water Pipeline and Hydropower Turbine at Fish Hatchery

June 24, 2016

Mystic River US EPA News Release:
Localized Mystic River Report Card Shows Specific Information about Water Quality

May 31, 2016

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To Our Neighbors: Please Don't Swim in the Fells

May 25, 2016

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New MWRA Web Page for SSO Reporting

December 22, 2015

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Boston's Water Wins Tap vs. Bottled Taste Test
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(Boston Public Health Commission YouTube Video)
Updated September 22, 2015


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Mystic River Watershed Association Fighting Back Against Water Chestnut Invasion (via SCATV)


July 29, 2014

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Well vs. MWRA Water Taste Test
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July 22, 2013

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Boston Globe Magazine's Soundtrack video captures the "hypnotic sight and sound" of MWRA's Charlestown Wind Turbine

March 18, 2013

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The Power of Windmills: Deer Island windmill featured in the Travel Channel's "Off Limits" clip

October 17, 2011


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NECN Presents Underneath it All:
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October 17, 2011


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06/2016

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12/2016

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11/2016

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03/2016

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10/2016

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10/2016

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09/2016

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02/2016

 

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11/2016

 

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