Private Water Supply

Program Goals

To minimize potential health hazards from contamination of private water supplies.

Program Highlights

  • Provide guidance to public inquiries regarding private water supply.
  • Perform investigations of complaints.
  • Collect bacteriological samples and issue results reports.
  • Conduct property site inspections.
  • Consult and recommend system improvements to homeowners.

Download the EPA’s Drinking Water From Household Wells brochure

Download the Appendix 5-B Standard for Water Wells

Download Directions for Well Disinfection

Download Recommendations for Private Well Testing

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