Division of Environmental and Community Health

Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention

A Division of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services

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COVID-19 Resources for Public Water Systems


As the COVID-19 pandemic crisis unfolded in 2020, the Maine CDC Drinking Water Program provided the following resources for Maine’s Public Water Systems.

Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)


Page Index

DWP Information and Guidance

Planning Documents


Other Resources


Information, Updates, and Guidance from the DWP


Planning Documents


Maine Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network (MEWARN)

As a statewide network of utilities helping utilities, MEWARN can be an import asset when pandemics such as COVID-19 arise. The network is available to all public and private water and wastewater systems in Maine with no fee for participation. MEWARN members receive rapid aid and assistance in the event of an emergency. Public Water Systems are strongly advised to consider joining MEWARN. For membership or other information, contact MEWARN: Phone (207) 380-7324 or (207) 841-8920, or visit the MEWARN Website.


Other Resources

Updated 1/10/2024