Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

News, Water Department

Annual Water Quality Report for the period of January 1 to December 31, 2018 This report is intended to provide you with important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the water system to provide safe drinking water. Sources of Drinking Water The sources of drinking water (both tap water and bottled water) include rivers, lakes, streams, …

A Citizen’s Guide to Activated Carbon Treatment

News, Water Department

What is activated carbon treatment? Activated carbon is a material used to filter harmful chemicals from polluted air and water. It looks like tiny granules of black sand. As polluted water or air flows through an activated carbon filter, chemicals sorb or stick to the surface and within the pores of the granules. Most tap water filters and fish tank …

2017 Accomplishments – Water Department and Water Treatment Plant

News, Public Works Department, Water Department

Clean, safe drinking water is a critically important quality of life issue for our community. We take extra steps to not only meet, but exceed Indiana Department of Environmental Management testing requirements. We go the extra mile because we care deeply about the safety and well-being of those we serve. I am pleased to share the following accomplishments of our …

Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule For Spring 2017 Announced

Water Department

Beginning Monday, April 17, Martinsville Water Utility staff will begin flushing fire hydrants and will continue doing so through Monday May 8, with flushing happening from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. according to the following schedule. WEEK OF APRIL 17 – 21 Monday, April 17 1500 Blue Bluff Road to 59 East Blaine Street; entire area of Main Street; East …

Kohl Names Manley And Tincher To Lead Water, Sanitation Departments

Mayor's Office, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Water Department

In a cost-saving measure, Mayor-Elect Shannon Kohl is restructuring the City’s utility departments, appointing Scotty Manley and Dallas Tincher to serve as department assistants for Water and Sanitation, with both department heads reporting to the yet-to- be-named Director of Public Works. A Street Department assistant will be named in the near future who also will report to the DPW. “I’m …