Drinking Water/Wells


Water Transmission and COVID-19:
Can the COVID-19 virus spread through drinking
water?

"The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water.  Conventional water treatment methods that use filtration and disinfection, such as those in most munisipal drinking water systems, should remove or inactivate the virus that causes COVID-19." - CDC

State Department of Health Guidance for Public Water Systems Documents: Click Here


Ensuring the proper design, installation, maintenance and safety of drinkable water systems

1/26/2018 UPDATE - PRIVATE WELLS & NEW DEVELOPMENT


Scott Evans
Environmental Health Specialist
Drinking Water & Wells / Food Program

If you need a Water Availability Verification for a Building Permit the forms are available below under Forms and Publications.  Use the “PUBLIC” form if you are served by a Public Water System or use the  “INDIVIDUAL” form if you are on a two-party well or private well.

Links

Forms and Publications

Additional Information