Posts With Keyword ‘Water’

Rate Increases in Kalona Could be Finalized Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 15th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Increases to water and sewer rates in Kalona are expected to be finalized tonight.

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Rate Increases in Kalona Could be Finalized Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, July 14th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Increases to water and sewer rates in Kalona are expected to be finalized tomorrow night.

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Rate Increases Expected in Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Kalona City Council is looking to finalize changes to water and sewer rates at their next meeting.

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Changes to Past Due Bill Penalties Proposed in Riverside

Posted: Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

Riverside’s penalties for late water bill payments may become more severe.

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Water and Sewer Rates to Increase

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 6:25 am

City of Washington residents might have another increase to their water and sewer bill starting in the summer.  

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Kalona Water Supply Still Sufficient, Despite More Demand

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Despite the current drought conditions and an increase in usage, the City of Kalona doesn’t see the need for water conservation measures.

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Wellman Still Under Boil Order

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The City of Wellman had a water main break on Monday. The main was repaired Tuesday night, and water services were restored around 7:30 pm. There is still a boil order in effect, most likely until Friday. Washington County Public Health is recommending residents of Wellman boil their water for at least two minutes before using it for drinking, cooking, making ice, brushing teeth, and giving to pets.

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Arsenic in Iowa’s Water Supplies

Posted: Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 at 6:26 am

There are reports of dangerous arsenic levels in some towns across Iowa. Aaron Shumaker, Public Works Director in Wellman, says he hasn’t heard of any arsenic contaminating city water supplies in the area.

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Lowering Fluoride Levels in SE Iowa will be Easy

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently announced a proposed change in the amount of fluoride that is put into water because it is causing spots on some kid’s teeth.

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Wellman looks to upgrade infrastructure

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The City of Wellman held their city council meeting on Monday is taking the next steps toward upgrading their city infrastructure.

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Kalona and Wapello Receive CDC Water Fluoridation Award

Posted: Wednesday, August 11th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health announced last week that 86 communities in Iowa received the CDC Fluoridation Award from the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

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