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.

COVID-19 Water Rate Relief

Residential Seasonal Rate of $16.88 per 100 ft3 in effect beginning July 1

Residential Seasonal Rate Deferred Until July 1

  1. Water Main Break - Argilla Road 1/16/21

    There is a water main break on Argilla Road. Customers from Heartbreak Road to the end of Argilla Road will be impacted. The crew began mobilizing around 9pm and will continue to work through the night to make necessary repairs. Read on...
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Visit Our Updated Water Conservation Page!

Water conservation is important throughout the year. Visit our Water Conservation Page for water saving tips and current offers on water conservation tools. Remember, every drop counts!

Greenscapes Fall Calendar (Sept 2019)