Brown Water Caused by High Demand

The discolored water that some residents experienced on Thursday evening was likely due to the town water plant trying to meet higher demand, said Hamilton DPW Director Tim Olson. The higher demand means that the efficiency of the plant filter media decreases, which is what led to the voluntary water restrictions issued earlier this month, … Continued

Discoloration Possible After Water Main Break

Discolored water has been reported in Hamilton on Tuesday afternoon due to a water main break on Ortins Road. Town crews are on working on the water main break and should have it repaired soon, Town Manager Michael Lombardo said at about 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 1. If residents are experiencing discolored water or … Continued

Bridge Project Causing Discolored Water for Some

Some residents on the east side of Hamilton have reported discolored water after a water main was shut down as part of the construction project on the Miles River bridge. The Hamilton Water Department has received several calls from residents on the east side of town reporting discolored water. It is recommended that anyone experiencing … Continued