Scituate: Replacing Problematic Water Mains in Town Near Completion

Scituate has been working on a project to replace over 20% of the towns problematic water mains.

Over the past year the town has nearly completed installing 20 miles of water main pipes that had sediment build up… were breaking and causing brown water.

Scituate DPW Director Kevin Cafferty says his crew has made great head way but they are not done yet.

Cafferty says continued maintenance is necessary to keep the water mains working.

The project to replace the water mains in Scituate has a $22 million dollar price tag.

Corroded Water Pipe

Corroded Water Pipe


About David Cedrone

David Cedrone started in radio at the campus of Rutgers University at WRSU. He also worked for the Rutgers newspaper The Daily Targum. After graduating from Rutgers he went to work as a newspaper reporter but found his true passion in radio news. He left WATD for a short time and went to work for CBS radio as a sales executive. David returned to WATD and says he has never been so passionate about his work as a radio reporter and fill-in anchor. David also reads news for TIC on Sunday mornings. David lives in Duxbury with his wife Stephanie and his four children.