60 gallon rain barrels for outdoor water use (courtesy of The Great American Rain Barrel Company)
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Swampscott offering rain barrels to residents

SWAMPSCOTT — The Town of Swampscott has partnered with the Great American Rain Barrel Company to offer rain barrels to residents to conserve water.

The barrels will be offered at a discounted price of $69 and can be preordered online for pickup on June 12.

“The number one idea is to conserve water,” said Department of Public Works Director Gino Cresta. “We’re trying to go green.”

The 60-gallon barrels collect rai…

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