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                                           W2014 WATER QUALITY REPORT
e’re pleased to present to you water assessment, the possibility of contamination this year’s Annual Water Quality to our water source (Roanoke River) is high. This Report. This report is designed to is due to the fact that surface water is exposed to inform you about the quality of an inconsistent array of contaminants at varying
water and services we deliver to you every day. concentrations due to changing hydrologic, Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and hydraulic and atmospheric conditions with land
dependable supply of drinking water. We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources. We are committed to ensuring the quality of your water. Our water source is the Roanoke River, and three (3) ground water wells. In emergency situations we purchase or exchange water with the Western Virginia Water Authority (WVWA).
use activities of concern in the assessment area. To view a copy of this water assessment, please contact the City of Salem Water Department office at 540-375-3029.
Please remember that we need your help in the protection of this valuable water resource.
  The Virginia Department of Health has completed a source water assessment for our waterworks system. This assessment provides information on possible sources of contamination to our source water. As determined by the source
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