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Drinking Water Program

Our mission in the Drinking Water Program is to assist homeowners in testing their well water to make sure it is free of disease–causing organisms and chemicals. Homeowners should check the bacterial quality of their well water annually.

Services Provided:

  • Arranging lab testing of well water samples for bacteria contamination
  • Providing information on testing for chemical contamination.
  • Monitoring water sample results for public water supply systems.
  • Monitoring EPA Sanitary Surveys on public water supply systems.

Water testing on Public Water supplies such as the City of Cheyenne, Towns of Albin, Burns, Carpenter or communities such as Winchester Hills shall be done by the water supply system operator.

How to collect a sample for testing

How to disinfect your well

More Resources:

Wyoming DEQ Water Quality

US EPA Drinking Water & Groundwater

Colorado Dept. of Health & Environment