The Waterbury village water department has received an $8,249 grant from the National Association of County & City Health Officials to replace a fluoride analyzer at the treatment plant.

The equipment monitors fluoridation level in real time and reports that number to the controls system.

That will be a a significant upgrade to Waterbury’s fluoridation system, from which all customers benefit.

Information: Scott Guyette, the water system’s chief operator, at 244-6357 or

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