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The MPWC And The Pennsauken Fire Department: A Healthy Partnership

By Julissa Hernandez and Sean Fitzgerald From time immemorial, the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission and the Pennsauken Fire Department have shared a strong and beneficial bond. Whether it is maintaining our infrastructure and fire hydrants to support the fire department’s mission

Waterlines May 2017

Infrastructure Replacement For 2017, the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission has prepared an aggressive capital program to upgrade our infrastructure. Each year, we identify portions of our system that require maintenance or have reached the end of their useful life. We determine

Waterlines: What You Need To Know About Hydrant Flushing

With the first of our biannual hydrant flushing coming up this April (Sunday through Thursday nights between the hours of 7:00 and 11:00 p.m., beginning April 2 and continuing through April 13), the MPWC wanted to take the time to

Burt German Sworn In For Ninth Consecutive Term As MPWC Commissioner

By Frank Sinatra, AAP Editor Having served eight full terms as a commissioner of the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission and recently been sworn in for a ninth, G. Burt German has achieved quite a milestone: the second-most consecutive years of service

Waterlines, August 2016

The MPWC will begin its fall fire hydrant flushing initiative in next month. Don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook to view the day-by-day flushing schedules. Attention Customers Who Play Pokémon Go While we know the hunt for Pokémon can

Waterlines, June 2016

MPWC HOLDS ANNUAL DRINKING WATER WEEK CONTEST In honor of “Drinking Water Week 2016,” the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission invited fifth grade students to showcase their artistic talents by participating in our annual poster contest. With the MPWC celebrating its 90th

Waterlines, May 2016

The MPWC, 90 Years of Quality Water at Affordable Rates By Sean Fitzgerald, MPWC Treatment Technician When the Merchantville–Pennsauken Water Commission (MPWC) came into existence by the decree of the New Jersey Supreme Court in January of 1926, the country

Waterlines, April 2016

The Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission’s Spring Flushing Program Will Take Place Sunday Through Thursday Nights Beginning April 3 Through April 14 Between The Hours 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.

Waterlines, March 2016

MPWC Water Quality Standards By, Richard Spafford, PE, Director of Engineering, Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission The town of Flint, Michigan is still reeling from the contamination of its water supply. By switching water supplies and introducing a more corrosive water into

What’s New For MPWC Water Customers In 2016

By Michael A. Saraceni, Chief Operating Officer By now you may have heard that the Merchantville-Pennsauken Water Commission (MPWC) entered the competition for best tasting drinking water at the annual New Jersey Chapter of the American Water Works Association (NJAWWA)

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