Well Water Testing Vital for Safe Drinking Water

Oakland County Health Division reminds private well owners that the only way to be sure their drinking water is safe is to test it regularly for contaminants. The reminder comes during National Groundwater Awareness Week, March 6-12, 2016. "Unlike public water supplies, private wells are not tested regularly by city or county officials," said Kathy Forzley, manager/health officer of Oakland County Health Division. "Homeowners with private wells may not be aware of the risks that can occur. … [Read more...]