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Required Language for SCL Exceedance of Fluoride

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has notified the HARRIS COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT 18, TX1013479 that the drinking water being supplied to customers has exceeded the Secondary Constituent Level (SCL) of 2.0 mg/L for fluoride. This is an alert about your drinking water and a cosmetic dental problem that might affect children under nine…
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Boil Water Notice Rescinded

On October 22, 2019, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the  Douglas Utility public water system, PWS ID: 1010127, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions which occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be…
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Boil Water Notice for Community Public Water Systems

Due to water outage, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the Douglas Utility, PWS ID: 1010127 public water system to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption (e.g., washing hands/face, brushing teeth, drinking, etc). Children, seniors, and persons with weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable to harmful bacteria, and all…
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Important Information About Your Drinking Water

Royalwood MUD failed to correct a problem discovered during an assessment of the water system after testing positive for E.coli during 2016. During 2016 monitoring, our water system tested positive for E.coli. E.coli are bacteria whose presence indicates that the water may be contaminated with human or animal wastes. Human pathogens in these wastes can…
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