State regulations require a drilled well with casement sealed down into bedrock. Local regs may require differently, but - remember - everyone goes to State regs on July 1, 2007. At 09:39 AM 4/19/2007, you wrote: >Does anyone know if it is a state law that new home construction >requires an artesian well? Or are springs allowed? thanks, Nancy Larry J. Melen, Weathersfield Town Manager Telephone:  674-2626 Fascimile:  674-2117 Website: http://www.weathersfield.org NOTICE: THIS TRANSMITTAL IS INTENDED ONLY FOR THE USE OF AND BY THE INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY TO WHICH IT IS ADDRESSED. IT MAY CONTAIN INFORMATION THAT IS PRIVILEGED, CONFIDENTIAL, OR EXEMPT FROM DISCLOSURE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. IF THE READER OF THIS TRANSMITTAL IS NOT THE INTENDED RECIPIENT OR THE EMPLOYEE OR AGENT RESPONSIBLE FOR DELIVERING THE TRANSMITTAL TO THE INTENDED RECIPIENT, YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT ANY DISSEMINATION, DISTRIBUTION, OR COPYING OF THIS COMMUNICATION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. IF YOU HAVE RECEIVED THIS COMMUNICATION IN ERROR, PLEASE NOTIFY THIS OFFICE IMMEDIATELY.