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Connecticut Water, UConn reach agreement on water contract

The University of Connecticut and Connecticut Water have reached an agreement on a long-term water supply agreement to supplement the water supply for the Storrs campus and part of Mansfield. The agreement also sets the stage to begin the process of seeking regulatory approvals. The agreement calls for Connecticut Water to provide up to 1.5M gallons of water daily as needed for the University over the 50-year planning horizon. In addition, Connecticut Water will provide for all the water supply needs in their service area in Mansfield.