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Valley View Problem Corrected Notice 06/07/2024

Friday, June 7th, 2024

 

 

DRINKING WATER PROBLEM CORRECTED

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR DRINKING WATER

 

Este informe contiene información importante acerca de su agua potable.  Haga que alguien lo traduzca para usted, o hable con alguien que lo entienda.

As a customer of Valley View MHP                                                                                                                        ,

you were notified on 06/02/2024                                         of a problem with our drinking water and were advised to

boil your water                                                                                                                                                      .

We are pleased to report that the problem has been corrected and that it is no longer necessary to boil your water    

                                                                                                                                                                            .

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

 

 

As always, you may contact:                        Markey Water Services                                  

                                                             

                                                             

at  (570) 689 5660                                      

 

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools, and businesses). You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail.

This notice is being sent to you by Valley View MHP                                                                                         .

PWS ID#:  2400051                                                             Date distributed:  06/07/2024                                 

**BOIL ADVISORY TIMELINE**

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

The following is the procedure followed when issuing a Boil Advisory:

  1. Public Notice is issued to community informing them to boil their water.

  2. Once an acceptable chlorine residual is met, special follow-up* total coliform bacteriological samples must be scheduled.

  3. Samples are collected and analyzed by a certified laboratory.

     *Follow-up sampling is a minimum of two consecutive days  –  Each sample takes a total of 48 hours to complete.

  4. After two consecutive days of negative sample are obtained, the Boil Advisory can be lifted.

  5. At that time, a Problem Corrected Notice is issued (either by an automated phone call or a hand-delivered notice) to the community.

  6. The estimated length of time a Boil Advisory remains in effect is a “minimum” of one week.

**ALL THE ABOVE ITEMS ARE REQUIRED BY THE PA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL FOR PUBLIC WATER SYSTEMS**