Water Restriction Update: Mandatory Ban Still in Effect

The Hamilton Department of Public Works would like to remind residents that there is a mandatory water ban in effect prohibiting the use of lawn and garden sprinklers of all types, including the use of drip irrigation hoses or other devices that use subsurface applications. This ban also includes water from private wells. Hand watering … Continued

Outdoor Sprinkler Use Now Prohibited in Hamilton

As of June 8, 2020, the discharge flow rate of the Ipswich River near the Willowdale Dam dropped below the flow rates deemed necessary by MassDEP to sustain a healthy watershed. For that reason and under Chapter XXV, Section 5 of the Town of Hamilton By-Laws, the Hamilton Board of Selectmen has determined that there exists or impends a … Continued

Daytime Sprinkler Ban Now In Effect

Hamilton’s seasonal water conservation restrictions are now in place, which limits daytime sprinkler use. Residents are reminded that no use of outdoor sprinkler systems is allowed between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.