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April 21, 2016
As your local provider for water service, Gibson County Municipal Water District is dedicated to providing you with a safe, clean, and affordable water supply. With the affordable in mind, we are implementing a new program that will cover the excess cost to residential customers when you have an unexpected water leak at your home. Businesses are not currently eligible for this program.
Currently when a customer has a leak on their side of the meter, they are responsible for the full cost of the water loss from the leak. In many cases this can result in hundreds of dollars which would cause a financial hardship for most of us. With this new program, a qualifying leak...
July 01, 2016
Last month, we began our investigation of Clean Water, particularly the history of water treatment. We learned that, as a direct result of water treatment, “By the beginning of World War II, typhoid, cholera, and dysentery were, for all practical purposes, nonexistent in the United States and the rest of the developed world.” It’s not therefore surprising that the CDC calls the last century of water chlorination and treatment “one of the Ten Greatest Public Health Achievements of the 20th Century.”
As the incredible results of water treatment became more apparent, the U.S. Public Health Service set standards for water purity, standards that have been revised over the years, as new contaminants have been identified. Modern water systems carefully monitor water throughout the treatment process for traces of chemical pollutants and microbes; they have sophisticated computerized devices capable of detecting contaminants in the parts per trillion.
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