Newport Water District Newport, Maine

The Newport Water District is a quasi-municipal public water utility located in Newport, Penobscot County, Maine. The utility district provides public drinking water to approximately 650 customers in Newport and Palmyra, Maine.

Hours of Operation
District Office hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The District office is closed for all holidays, including the day after Thanksgiving.

In Case of Emergency
During regular business hours (M-F, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.), call the office at 207.368.4314. After hours, the on-call operator may be reached by dialing pager number 580-4798, input your telephone number and hang up; the on-call operator will call back. If you do not get a response within 15 minutes, the pager may have been out of the service area. If this happens, please call the pager again.

Alerts / What’s New at Newport Water District
Newport Water District is upgrading it's meter system with remote radio read meters. More information can be found on our News and Alerts page.

New at Newport Water District:
The District has decided to install radio read meters. All meters in the system are at or beyond the “useful” life and must be replaced. Each home’s plumbing must be inspected and a new radio read meter installed. The new meters have the technology to determine, among other things, exactly when high water usage occurred. Watch this site and follow us on Facebook for updates.

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Maine Rural Water Association
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Maine Drinking Water Program
Maine Public Utilities Association
Safe Drinking Water Act
Town of Newport
Town of Palmyra
United States Environmental Protection Agency