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July 2019 Water/Sewer Advisory Committee minutes
Next Meeting September 18 6:00 pm

Note: I will be out of town for this meeting, so someone else will need to take meeting notes.

Action Items from this meeting:

Need to put statement in next bill regarding self-reporting (& picture) of water line coming into house to determine if copper or galvanized

Need to ask Tony to look at drainage swale when he is out to flush system

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July 17, 2019   6:00 pm

Attending:  Mick Jarvi, Chuck Bennetts, Bob Pieti, Rob Middlemis-Brown, JT Reno, Eric Smith


Water Report

JT - water plant running fine

Bob took first set of new required water plant test samples (Water Quality Parameters Tests)

      - ordered alkalinity tester

      - ordered chlorine remover

Chloride and Sulfate tests need sent out - 1 lab in Traverse City and other is DEQ

Plant tap needs tested every 2 weeks, distribution quarterly

Jackie still needs to complete Water Plant Operators manual

JT proposed paperless billing - no envelope stuffing

Action item - Need to put statement in next bill regarding self-reporting (& picture) of water line coming into house to determine if copper or galvanized

No new update on well - there is at least 75 day backlog at lab for radium testing, expect results in early/mid September

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Septic Report

Bob talked to Tony - will try do annual flush out in 3rd week of August

Run times & flow rates running fairly close to water plant rates

Need to measure solids

Need to ask Tony to look at drainage swale when he is out to flush system

Bob & Chuck to work on septic field operator's manual.

Meeting ended at 6:55 pm
 
 
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