Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Bedford Back River Road Project – Construction Update

Waterline construction on the Bedford Back River Road project began July 16, 2018. Pennichuck along with N. Granese & Sons and SUR West will be working south along Back River Road as construction progresses. The current status of construction is as follows: The water main has been installed on Preysnar and Tirrell Roads and the Read More

Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Merrimack and Bedford Meeting Materials and Documents

NHDES and representatives for Saint-Gobain held public meetings on May 9, in Merrimack, and May 22, in Bedford to discuss the waterline extension projects. Below are copies of the presentations and meeting materials discussed at the meetings. Merrimack, May 9 Public Information Meeting: Merrimack Contacts Merrimack Waterline FAQs final NHDES Well Decommissioning Letter May 9, Read More

Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Update on Negotiations with Saint-Gobain

NHDES, through the Office of the Attorney General, and St. Gobain have made considerable progress in their negotiations.  As of the internal deadline of February 28th, the parties had reached an agreement in principle on some important terms of a proposed consent decree.  While nothing is signed yet, the parties will continue to work over Read More

Litchfield Waterline Extension

Litchfield Waterline Extension Project Update

As part of the ongoing Southern New Hampshire investigation into the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water, work to connect 360 homes in Litchfield, New Hampshire to the Pennichuck public water system has been completed. NHDES requested Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Inc. fund the waterline connections to address groundwater contamination, providing clean drinking water Read More

Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Video and Documents from Bedford Public Meeting, January 11, 2018

On January 11, 2018, NHDES and the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Public Health Services, in coordination with the Town of Bedford, hosted a public information meeting to provide an update on the on-going investigation of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) releases from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Inc. The primary agenda items included an update on treatment for Read More

Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Bedford Public Info Meeting on January 11

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: January 3, 2018 CONTACT: James Martin, (603) 271-3710   Bedford Public Information Meeting NHDES and NH DHHS Update on PFOA Investigation  Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) and the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Read More

Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Update on Amherst Waterline Extension Project

Water Main Construction  Significant progress has been made on water main construction. Water main installation on Eastern Avenue and Airline Drive is complete, including approximately 2,000 linear feet of piping and three fire hydrants.  Main installation on Skyline Drive will begin on Monday, December 4th. Through the end of this week, more than 4,000 feet Read More

Spreadsheet of all Poly and Perfluoroalkyl Substances Sampling Results for the Merrimack Village District Wells

Update on Amherst Waterline Extension Project

Water Main Construction Water main construction began on Monday, October 30th.  The crew expects to complete more than approximately 1,400 linear feet of water main installation on Eastern Avenue through the end of today, Friday, November 3rd.  The crew will work on Saturday, November 4th as well, and plans to complete the main installation on Read More

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NHDES Announces Agreement to Begin Water Line Extension to Amherst Properties

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: October 6, 2017 CONTACT: James Martin, (603) 271-3710 NHDES Announces Agreement to Begin Water Line Extension to Amherst Properties  Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) announced today Textiles Coated International (TCI) has signed an agreement for work Read More