Water Authority

The Candlewood Knolls Water System is owned and operated by the Candlewood Knolls Community, Inc. and therefore we all have a major stake in maintaining and improving the water system to assure high quality and plentiful water supplies now and for the future.

Water service dates are:
Seasonal - April 1 to October 31 (or the latest December 31 if extending service)
Yearly - April 1 to March 31
To be considered yearly (to change a seasonal home to a yearly home) - a letter from the town Sanitarian (Tim Simpkins) authorizing this change is required.

Discount on Water Fees:
Candlewood Knolls Stockholders received a 50% discount on Water Service Fees To become a stockholder, please call the CK office for information at 203-746-4807.

Payments can be made by check - Payable to CK Water Authority Please submit all forms/payments to the CK office at 21 North Beach Drive, New Fairfield, CT 06812

Rules and Regulations:
Water Rules and Regulations - Please review the Candlewood Knolls Water Rules and Regulations each year.

Water Fee Cover Letter:
This document is an explanation of Fees for the current year - Cover letter

Water Contracts:
Signed Water Contract for current year is due to the CK office by April 1st. By signing the water contract, you are agreeing to abide by the Water Rules and Regulations. Water Contracts not handed in by April 1st will be charged an interest penalty of 1% per month beginning May 1. Seasonal Subscribers - Subscriber MUST be present in order to turn water on. Please provide a phone number where you can be reached the day of "turn on" on your contract.

Extensions may be paid at the time you hand in your contract or any time before October 31st. If an extension is required after you hand in your contract, a new contract will NOT be sent out. You can print a copy of the contract below and submit your request with extension payment to the CK Office. Extension forms and fees must be submitted to the CK office by October 31st.

Turn on dates other than specified:
Any turn on dates, other than the 3 specified in the contract, will require a $15 extra Turn on fee. This fee is due when the contract is handed in (with the date specified on the contract). Please specify a Monday - Friday date on the contract.

Turn off dates other than specified:
Any turn off dates, other than Oct 31, Nov 30 or Dec 31, will require a $15 extra Turn off fee. This fee is due when the contract is handed in (with the date specified on the contract). Please specify a Monday - Friday date on the contract.

Plumber assist with Turn on/Off:
Please specify the plumbers name and the date you request your water to be turned on/off. Plumbers will need to coordinate with our maintenance supervisor, Dan. Use of a plumber for dates other than specified on the contract, or the 3 shut off dates above, will require a $15 fee to turn the water on or off. Under no circumstances should your plumber touch the CK Valve.

Consumer Confidence Report:
The annual Consumer Confidence Report (CCR), which provides complete testing and performance information on the water system is currently being prepared and will be sent to all water system subscribers before the summer. As well, this will be posted HERE once completed.

Request for Water Service:
If you are interested in joining the Candlewood Knolls Water System. Please review the Rules and Regulations and complete the Request for Water Service form. Please submit the completed request form and initial payment (as stated on the form) to the CK Office. Once the office receives the form and payment, our maintenance supervisor, Dan, will be in touch to schedule the connection. When the project is near completion, you will receive a current water contract and amount owed by the CK office. Your yearly fee will be prorated based on the amount of months left in the current fiscal year. This contract will need to be signed by the subscriber and payment received BEFORE the final turn over to the CK water system. Any questions, please contact the CK office or our maintenance supervisor, Dan.

Do you have a Tee Connection? If you are unsure if you have a Tee connection to the CK Water System. Please contact our maintenance Supervisor, Dan at 203-746-2048. He will be able to answer this question for you.