The Shirley Water District, Massachusetts first ever Water District, is a registered community based Public Water System providing approximately 150 million gallons of clean water to Shirley, MA and the surrounding community.
Commissioned in 1977, the 50-foot deep gravel packed Patterson well currently pumps an average of 90 million gallons per year and is Shirley's primary source of water.
Shirley Water District People
The goal of Shirley Water District is to provide our customers with the best drinking water and to provide services on a 24/7/365 day a year basis to our 4,900 customers. These professionals help us:
Milton E. Westover
Chair, Board of Water
Ann M. Towne
Member, Board of Water
Donald E. Farrar, Jr.
Member, Board of Water Commissioners
Brian Goodman, Jr.
Water Technician I
SWD Office Manager
SWD Admin. Assist.
Shirley Water District Notices
SWD adheres to all state and federal regulations regarding the development, containment, and distribution of water. Please read our most recent notices.
Our office hours are from 9 AM - 1 PM, Monday through Friday. Please feel free to contact us regarding your services using the form below or calling us at (978) 425-2245. For emergencies after normal business hours, please contact Ayer/ Shirley Regional Dispatch Center at (978) 772-8200 (0) for assistance.