This August 2017 edition of News and Notes features a recap of this year's field trip: a Boston Harbor boat cruise focused on environmental and economic change. The weather was excellent and the speakers unparalleled. read more
This July 2017 installment of News and Notes features a timeline of Debt Service Assistance through the legislative process. read more
This May 2017 installment of News and Notes highlights the Advisory Board's recommendation for a 3.19% rate increase for FY18, down from the Authority's 3.79% recommendation. read more
This April 2017 edition of News and Notes brings the focus back to watershed management, and what we believe to be the necessary steps going forward. read more
This installment of News and Notes for January 2017 talks about giving the communities a voice. read more
In a January 2017 report, MA Auditor Suzanne Bump called for a “more holistic” approach to meeting water infrastructure needs in the Commonwealth. read more
The Green Sheet is a monthly video series that focuses on financial topics. The question staff asked was what to do if we had a great topic for a video that wasn’t financial in nature? Voila, the Just the FAQs video series was created. The inaugural episode outlined the role and responsibilities of the Advisory Board, followed by other editions. Unlike the regular Green Sheet, this series was intended to be used on an as-needed basis.
The latest edition of Just the FAQs takes on the topic of watershed management, explaining the history and the importance of watershed protection in the MWRA waterworks system. As always, we hope you find these videos informative and helpful.
Once you blur the difference between watershed lands and recreational parkland, you have ultimately eliminated your natural water protection filter. read more