Public Notice: Routine Monitoring Violation Total Coliform Rule

Baybrook MUD 1 – PWS ID# TX1012698 failed to collect the required number of bacteriological samples for coliform monitoring of the water distribution system during the months of May, July, September and October 2017. This monitoring is required by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s “Drinking Water Standards” and the federal “Safe Drinking Water Act,” Public Law 95-523.

Bacteriological samples are used to monitor water quality and indicate if the water is free of coliform bacteria. Our water system was required to submit 2 bacteriological samples in May 2017, 2 bacteriological samples in July 2017, 2 bacteriological samples in August 2017, 2 bacteriological samples in October 2017 and we collected no bacteriological samples. Failure to collect all required bacteriological samples is a violation of the monitoring requirements and we are required to notify you of this violation.

If you have any questions regarding this violation, you may contact Katie Hargrove, Compliance Coordinator for TNG Utility Corp. at 281-350-0895.

Posted on November 30, 2017