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Elevated Levels Of Lead In Hampden Drinking Water 

The Hampden Water District wants folks in Hampden to know that there’s been reports of elevated levels of lead in the drinking water in some Hampden homes.The Hampden Water District says that typically lead gets into the drinking water through the homes own plumbing fixtures.To have your water tested you can contact a state approved lab in either:Waterville – Northeast Laboratory Services: 207-873-7711Augusta – State Of Maine Health Engineering Lab: 207-287-2727Yarmouth – Maine Environmental Lab: 207-846-6569For more information contact the Hampden Water District at 862-3490.