Public Service Announcement on Lead in the Drinking Water

Why should Walpole residents want to know the facts about lead and drinking water? Because unhealthy amounts of lead can enter drinking water through the plumbing in your home. You can have your drinking water analyzed for lead content for approximately $50.00 per sample. For additional information on testing and simple ways to reduce exposure to lead in the drinking water, Walpole residents can contact the Walpole Water Department at (508) 660-7306.