Author: David Mastronardi

Cummings Foundation Grant Awarded for Police Drones

Chief Robert Rufo Jr. is very proud to announce that the Woburn Police Department is a recipient of a $100,000 Cummings Foundation Grant. The grant will be used towards the development of a Woburn Police Aerial Drone Unit. We would like to send our sincerest thanks to the Cummings Foundation and Cummings Properties for their … Continued

Sewer Rehabilitations

National Water Main Cleaning Co. (NWMCC) is scheduled to continue television inspection of rehabilitated sewers on Monday, February 14, 2022, through Friday, February 18, 2022. NWMCC will be working between the hours of 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM on the following streets: Bow Street Carter Road Eastern Avenue Fairview Road First Street High Street Hilltop … Continued

Bottled Water Rebate Program

  January 6, 2022 Bottled Water Rebate Program Recently, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued a new drinking water regulation that limits the sum of six PFAS compounds (known as the PFAS6) to 20 parts per trillion (ppt). The new drinking water standard requires public water suppliers to test for the presence of … Continued

PFASs Not Found in Woburn or MWRA Drinking Water

You might have read recent news reports about per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (together abbreviated as PFASs). These are a class of human-made chemicals typically associated with manufacturing of non-stick coatings, and water proofing and stain proofing treatments.¬†They have also been associated with certain fire-fighting foams. The US EPA has issued health advisories of 70 parts … Continued