Press Release - 2017 Water Award

Ashburnham Winchendon Joint Water Authority receives 2017 Water Award from MassDEP
Picture of Award
Award Picture

ASHBURNHAM, MA, June 6, 2018 –Ashburnham is pleased to announce that on May 8th, the Ashburnham/Winchendon Joint Water Authority received an award from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) Drinking Water Program for its outstanding performance in 2017.  An award ceremony was held on May 8th at the Statehouse whereby representatives of the Joint Water Authority were present from both Ashburnham and Winchendon to receive the award.

In the award letter from MassDEP, dated April 10, 2018, the letter reads that the Ashburnham/Winchendon system “[…] has achieved one of the top scores in the large and medium Community System category of the 2018 Public Water Systems Awards Program […and the] system has put forth an extra effort for many years.”

Heather M. Budrewicz
Town Administrator