Our water is obtained from seven groundwater wells ranging in depth from 56 feet to 1,052 feet. Our water operators test the water daily for chlorine, fluoride, and iron.
Water Treatment Methods
Our water is treated as follows:
Chlorine is added for disinfection
Fluoride is added for the development of teeth and bones
Phosphate is added for the control of corrosion
Induced draft aeration is implemented for the removal of iron
Lead in Drinking Water
Recently there has been national media attention focused on lead in drinking water. Oconomowoc Utilities has provided below documents to help residents understand where there may be lead in the system and what can be done about it. Please click the below links for detailed information.