Water meter upgrades begin in Nahant

The town is replacing or retrofitting water meters with automatic reading systems. Beginning this month, residents will receive letters from Easton Winwater Meter Services Division seeking to schedule an appointment for their meter replacement. The program is expected to take approximately five months to complete and then yield quicker, more accurate readings, with better detection of leaks or meter-tampering. Those with questions about the installation are asked to call Easton Winwater toll free at 866-983-8080, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. or go to For general questions regarding the program, call the Public Works department at 781-581-0026.

- David Rattigan