Newburyport—The Newburyport Department of Public Services Water Division will begin flushing the City’s water system on Wednesday, September 26 and flushing will continue through October. Flushing hydrants helps to remove built-up sediments that settle in the water lines over time. Beginning in the City’s west end and proceeding east, flushing in residential neighborhoods will take […]
From the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency: The National Weather Service has issued Heat Advisories for most of southern New England for Tuesday and Wednesday, where heat index values between 95 and 100 degrees are expected. Newburyport may see temperatures as high as 102 degrees on Tuesday and 100 on Wednesday. Excessive Heat Watches have been […]
NEWBURYPORT — Chief Christopher LeClaire reports that the Newburyport Fire Department responded to the Merrimack River after a fishing vessel caught fire while waiting to offload its catch.
NEWBURYPORT — City Marshal Mark Murray and Chief Christopher LeClaire report that the Newburyport Police and Fire Departments responded to a vehicle in the Merrimack River yesterday.
The Newburyport Fire Department, Emergency Management Agency and Mayor Donna Holaday’s office would like to advise residents that a heat wave has come to New England, and residents are urged to take all precautions necessary to stay safe and healthy. Temperatures are expected to be in the high 80s and possibly 90s on Saturday-Thursday, with […]