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EPA declares Asheville’s drinking water safe

Asheville released its yearly report on drinking water safety. The report is required of the City by the Environmental Protection Agency. Water samples that were provided to the EPA were analyzed, and the agency found that Asheville’s water is well above quality standards for municipal drinking water. The report is available on the water department website.

The report highlights details about the drinking water that comes out of Asheville Residents’ taps as well as the city’s water treatment programs and water sources. Locals will be getting a copy of the report with their next water bill. To get extra copies, you can call the city’s customer service department at (828) 251-1122.

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