Development of Amazon facility in Holyoke inflicting water discoloration


HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Some Holyoke residents are seeing discoloration of their water.

Basic Supervisor of the Holyoke Water Works, David Conti, stated his workplace has been receiving “lots of soiled water complaints” from residents within the Homestead Avenue space.

Conti instructed 22Information, the discoloration is no less than partly, resulting from building happening for a significant new undertaking within the metropolis.

“Outcome initially from the development that’s going down on the previous Copco constructing,” he defined. “They’re doing a little upgrades for the brand new Amazon Distribution Heart that’s inflicting some disruption to the system.”

Conti stated they’re working to get the brand new Amazon facility off of the residential predominant and related to a business one to allow them to cut back the discoloration some residents are seeing.