Emergency Response

Maine DWP - 24 Hour Emergency Number
(207) 557-4214

The Drinking Water Program has adopted an Emergency Response Plan and a 24 hour emergency phone number. The Maine DWP can be reached 24 hours a day for emergency purposes at 557-4214 . We can also be reached during regular business hours at 287-2070. The document links below contain information to assist public water systems in preparing their own emergency response plan.


Boil Water, Do Not Drink, & Do Not Use Orders

Flooding Emergencies

Loss of Pressure/Loss of Water

Treatment Failure

Hurricanes, Droughts, and Extreme Weather Events