Department of Public Works

 
TOWN OF BLACKSTONE MANDATORY WATER BAN
On all non-essential water use but including but not limited to lawn watering, car/house washing/pool filling.
 
Residents can water on an ODD/EVEN BASIS
 
Residents with even numbered homes may water on even days, and odd numbered homes may water on odd days.   
Vegetable gardens may be watered on an odd/even basis between the hours of 5:00 am - 8:00 am only.
 
Tips to Prevent Stormwater Runoff Pollution:
*Never dump anything down storm drains or in streams.
*Pick Up after your pet
*Compost your yard waste
*Use fertilizers sparingly and sweep up driveways, sidewalks, and gutters
*Keep storm drains clear
*Dispose of litter properly
 
Water and Sewer Rates (Quarterly Billing)
The fee for late payments is $20.00 and added daily interest
Water Usage
For 0-5,000 gallons of water used the charge is $32.50.
For 5001-25,000 gallons used an additional $4.25 per thousand gallons is charged.
For 25,001-50,000 gallons used an additional charge of $6.00 per thousand gallons is charged.
For 50,001 - 999,999 gallons used a final charge of $7.50 per thousand gallons is charged.
 
Sewer Usage(Billed Quarterly)
For 0-5,000 gallons of sewer used the charge is $55.00.
For 5,001-25,000 gallons used an additional $7.95 per thousand gallons is charged.
For 25,001-50,000 gallons used an additional charge of $10.20 per thousand gallons is charged.
For 50,001 - 999,999 gallons used a final charge of $11.90per thousand gallons is charged.
 
 

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jimmy Sullivan Superintendent (508) 883-9331
Kelly Paterson Secretary
Amy Sutherland Secretary (508) 883-9331