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Water Advisory Update Cochiti Elementary School in Sandoval County to Issue "Boil Water Advisory" January 12, 2018.

  • The New Mexico Environment Department's (NMED) Drinking Water Bureau (DWB) is confirming that a "boil water advisory" is required for the Cochiti Elementary School in Sandoval County. Cochiti Elementary School was required to issue the advisory on January 12, 2018 after bacteriological contamination (E. coli) was detected in repeat drinking water samples from the water in Cochiti Elementary School's distribution system. New Mexico Drinking Water Regulations require Cochiti Elementary School to notify their water system consumers of this finding as soon as practical but no later than 24 hours after the system is notified of the confirmation of the violation. New Mexico Environment Department News Release, January 12, 2018.

Water Advisory Update Bug Scuffle Sportsman's Ranch in Otero County to Issue "Boil Water Advisory" December 4, 2017.

  • The New Mexico Environment Department's (NMED) Drinking Water Bureau (DWB) is confirming that a "boil water advisory" is required for the Bug Scuffle Sportsman's Ranch in Otero County. Bug Scuffle Sportsman's Ranch was required to issue the advisory on December 4, 2017 after the system failed to collect the required repeat samples within the required timeframes following an E. coli-positive routine sample from the water system's distribution system. New Mexico Drinking Water Regulations require the Bug Scuffle Sportsman's Ranch to notify their water system consumers of this finding as soon as practical but no later than 24 hours after the system is notified of the confirmation of the violation. New Mexico Environment Department News Release, December 4, 2017.

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Learn more about New Mexico Environment Department Drinking Water Bureau Boil Water Advisories.

More information about community water systems:

https://nmtracking.org/environment/water/CommunityWaterSystems.html
https://dww.water.net.env.nm.gov/NMDWW/

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Content updated: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:57:09 MST