Water Treatment Plant
The town’s Water Treatment Plant, which filters drinking water from crystal clear Varnum Pond, was featured on the cover of the Journal of New England Water Works Association magazine in June of 1994.
Wastewater Treatment Plant
The town’s unique solar-heated Wastewater Treatment Plant has won numerous awards for innovation and operational excellence.
Listed below are just a few of these awards:
- E.P.A. Region 1 – Best Maintenance in New England – 2001
- Maine Resource Recovery Association – Composting Facility of the Year – 1999
- E.P.A. Region 1 Award for all New England – Operations and Maintenance – 1998
- E.P.A. National Award Winner – Second Place in the United States – 1998