The Ipswich Water Department was created in 1894. The original water system was limited to the downtown area and was established primarily for fire protection. The system has expanded significantly since its inception.  It consists of two divisions, Treatment and Distribution, which provides drinking water and fire protection to approximately 98% of the population.
  1. Dow Dam Access Restricted

    The Town and its contractor New England Infrastructure will be starting work on Dow Brook Dam Repairs in October. Access to the Dow Brook Dam is prohibited during construction. For your safety, please avoid any area where heavy equipment is being used. Dow Brook Dam Construction Notice...
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