May 1, 2022 – One Open Position:
o Distribution System Operator II, or
o Distribution System Operator I, or
o Senior Distribution System Operator
The Portsmouth Water and Fire District will hold its annual election on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at the Portsmouth Water and Fire District Office. One Moderator and one Treasurer will be elected for three-year terms.
Nomination Papers may be obtained at the District Office, 1944 East Main Road on or after April 8, 2022 and must be returned to said office no later than 4:00 P.M. on May 9, 2022.
Philip T. Driscoll, Clerk
LIHWAP helps eligible low income households pay their overdue water and wastewater bills in excess of $150 through federal grants. Individuals and families may receive help with a one-time payment for their water and/or wastewater bill to the utility company. Click this link for full details.
Installation of a lawn irrigation system is required to have a backflow assembly installed per Rhode Island General Laws Title 46 Chapter 46-13 Public Drinking Water Protection. The backflow device must be approved by the Portsmouth Water & Fire District prior to installation and inspection. Contact Mike Hebert, Cross Connection Control Manager, for more information at 401 683-2090 ext.228 Click link for full details.