News

New Job Posted

on Jan 28 in News posted by

The Kennebec Water District is seeking candidates to fill a Director of Technology position based at 6 Cool Street in Waterville. The successful candidate must be able to display an exceptional work ethic, strong technical skills, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. This is a salaried, professional position offering a competitive wage and benefit package. Please see the employment section of our website for more information.

Offices Closing Early on December 7

on Dec 07 in News posted by


Kennebec Water District’s offices will be closing at 11:30am today (12/7) for a company-wide meeting and training session. As always, bills can be paid on our website and emergencies can be reported by calling 872-2763.

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SOQ’s for New Operations Center

on Nov 07 in News posted by

Kennebec Water District (KWD) is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) from firms interested in providing professional services related to site screening and conceptual design of a new operations center (garage and maintenance facilities, employee offices, material storage and other facilities) including needs assessment, location evaluation/siting, conceptual design and cost estimating. Click here for more information.

RFQ’s for Communications Plan

on Oct 10 in News posted by

Kennebec Water District (KWD) is seeking qualified firm to develop and execute a public communication plan including rebranding, redevelopment of the KWD web page, establishment and maintenance of a presence on social media, and other assistance as needed to communicate the value of water, the need for continuing capital investment, and the importance of a safe and reliable supply of drinking water to the economic vitality and public health of the communities served. Click here for more information.

Water Main Break in Shawmut

on Oct 05 in News posted by

The Kennebec Water District has repaired the water main break in Shawmut and water has been restored. We thank you for your patience in this matter.

Fall Flushing Has Begun!

on Sep 24 in News posted by

The Kennebec Water District will perform routine maintenance of the water system by opening fire hydrants September 20th through October 26th. This work improves water quality by flushing sediment out of the water lines. Your drinking water may be discolored during this period. If any discoloration persists more than 24 hours please call us at 872-2763.

Notice: Office Opening at 1pm on September 7th

on Aug 16 in News posted by

On Friday September 7, 2018, the Kennebec Water District Offices will not open until 1 pm. If you have an emergency, before 1 pm, please call 872-2763 and leave a message with the answering service.

URGENT: Low Water Pressure

on Jun 18 in News posted by

11:13 AM: We have located the leak and have restored pressure to the system. Thank you for your patience. Please stay tuned in case of further updates.



9:20 AM: We aware of an issue that has resulted in low pressure for many of our customers. There is a large leak in the system that we are in the process of trying to locate. Our system has a number of river crossings and cross country mains that can make locating leaks difficult at times.

2017 Water Quality Report Now Available!

on May 23 in News posted by

The Kennebec Water District is pleased to provide our annual water quality report known as the Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) for 2017. The report provides a brief narrative about the District, the District’s water supply, and water quality information from the previous year. To access the report please click here. If you have any questions about the report please let us know.

Spring Hydrant Flushing

on May 01 in News posted by

Kennebec Water District personnel will be cleaning and flushing mains in the towns of Waterville, Winslow, Fairfield, Benton, and North Vassalboro during both day time and the evening hours beginning May 7th through June 8th, 2018. Some discoloration of water may occur during this period. If any problems persist, please call the Kennebec Water District office at 872-2763.