2nd Floor of Town Hall
19 School Road
Orleans, MA 02653
8:30AM to 4:30PM, Monday - Friday
Board of Water Commissioners meet the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 1:30PM in the Nauset Room on the 2nd Floor of Town Hall.
February 1 - July 31 $79.17
August 1 - January 31 $79.17
Excess Charges per 6 Month Billing Period
0 to 15,000 gallons $1.68 per thousand gallon
15,001 to 30,000 gallons $4.14 per thousand gallons
30,001 to 50,000 gallons $5.32 per thousand gallons
over 50,000 gallons $6.44 per thousand gallons
Bills are due and payable when rendered.
Unpaid water bills over 30 days will be assessed a $10 demand fee
& accrue interest at the rate of 14% per annum compounded daily.
Spring 2012 Semi-Annual Water Main Flushing
The semi-annual flushing of the water system will begin on April 17, 2012 in the Town of Orleans. All flushing will be done during the day between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Residents in these areas should try not to use water during these hours. If residents notice water discoloration, the water should be run for a few minutes before being used. The flushing schedule is subject to change depending on the daily progress of the program. Click Here for Schedule.
The water department maintains the municipal water supply so that there is a sufficient quantity of water to meet the needs of all of its customers, including the fire department, even on the most demanding day in the middle of summer.