Working Foreman Robert Thorton
The Pembroke Water Division operates and maintains the Town’s water supply. Providing for the health and well being of the public. The primary responsibility is to provide a potable, reliable supply of water for residential and commercial users and to provide adequate fire protection for the Town. The Water Division consist of six full time employees and the working foreman.
The water system consists of 135 miles of water main, 1000 fire hydrants, 3 water storage tanks and 5 ground water sources..
The water distribution staff, who are licensed by the state, responds to resident inquires of system problems such as:
- Low water pressure
- Discolored water
- Leaks in the roadway and service leaks
Additional duties include meter reading, dig safe mark outs, meter repair & replacements, leak detection, licensed cross connection survey & testing, hydrant flushing program.
The water treatment staff, who are licensed operators by the state, are responsible for overseeing all the maintenance associated with the well sites. The wells are monitored 365 days a year. The staff samples water at the well sites and throughout the town to ensure water quality is within acceptable standards determined by the Department of Environmental Protection and Environmental Protection Agency.
Administration Hours of Operations is Monday thru Friday (excluding holidays) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
DPW Crew Hours are Monday thru Friday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm Summer hours 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
For emergencies during non hours of operations please contact police department which will contact the appropriate person.