Water Commission


Billing inquiries, billing address changes, property ownership changes, or requests for a final bill for a property sale should be directed to the Town Clerk/Tax Collector's office at 603-654-9451 X-1.


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Important notice:  New Hampshire needs rainfall to avoid slipping into a drought. Wilton Water Works encourages its customers and residential well owners to conserve water use.
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The mission of the Wilton Water Commission is to ensure safe drinking water to its customers in Wilton and Milford (Pine Valley) by maintaining the town's sources of potable water and its distribution to the highest possible standard, while also complying with state and federal regulations and local regulations and ordinances.

The Commission has three commissioners elected to 3-year terms.

Helpful Information

Does your water bill seem higher than you thought it should be? You may have a leak! To detect unseen pipe leaks, read your water meter. Don't run any water for one hour, then read your water meter again. If the meter has moved, you may have a leak. 

For questions about meters or suspected leaks, leave a message for Water Superintendent, Mike Bergeron, at 654-2473.
  
For more Simple Steps to Save Water click here.

Water consumers can play a large role in ensuring the continued availability of their water supply. Daily indoor per capita water use in the typical single family home is 69.3 gallons. Households can reduce this water use by about 35 percent to 45.2 gallons per day by employing conservation measures.
What can local residents do?

  • Don't over-water your lawn, and water early in the morning or at night to avoid excess evaporation.
  • Fully load the dishwasher and clothes washer before running them.
  • When washing dishes by hand, don't let the water run.
  • If you have a swimming pool, use a cover. You will cut the loss of water by evaporation by 90 percent.
  • Repair dripping faucets and leaky toilets. Dripping faucets can waste up to 2,000 gallons of water each year in the average home. Leaky toilets can waste as much as 200 gallons per day.
  • Don't leave the sink running while you brush your teeth.
  • Help preserve the quality of the available water supply by not overusing pesticides and fertilizers, avoiding flushing medications down the toilet or sink, and disposing of hazardous materials properly.

Commission Members

Name Title/Term Expires
Thomas Schultz Commissioner (2023)
Frank Edelblut Commissioner (2024)
Kermit R Williams Commissioner (2025)
Michael Bergeron Water Superintendent
Joanna K. Eckstrom Clerk / Administrative Assistant
for info or to get on agenda, call 654-5070 (home phone) or e-mail to [email protected]
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