The rainiest July in recent memory has helped replenish reservoir levels but the water ban remains in effect - for now.
The week ahead in Abington includes a call for volunteers, an in-person school committee meeting, a discussion about the Beaver Brook playground, free water for some.
Abington voters will be asked at Annual Town Meeting Monday night to consider a $59.7 million balanced budget, fire station design work, and a number of land use changes.
Abington and Rockland’s water commissioners have instituted a “freeze” on all new requests for water pending the outcome of a system-wide capacity and storage study.
Abington's water department says it's moving quickly to implement new treatment strategies that will reduce the amount of potentially dangerous chemicals found in the water supply.
Synchronous learning starts Tuesday in Abington; plus the health, aging, housing, parks, water and Southfield boards will meet this week
The broken water main at the Rockland water treatment plant has been fixed, but Abington residents are being asked to conserve water for one more day so tanks can refill.
An outdoor water ban remains in effect for Abington (and Rockland) as demand remains high and work nears completion on the Myers Avenue water treatment plant. Home and business owners have been prohibited from watering their lawns and gardens since…
The town's outdoor water ban will likely remain in effect for the next couple weeks.
Abington residents are now prohibited from any outdoor watering while the water department continues to investigate why water reserves keep dropping.