Mohawk Valley Storm Recovery

Free Water Testing For Private Homeowner Wells Impacted by Flooding in Herkimer and Hamilton Counties

成人香蕉视频appThe New York State Department of Health is offering free water testing for homeowner wells that have been impacted by the October 31st storm. This free program will be available until December 31st 2019.

If your well was impacted by the storm, follow these steps:

  1. Assess your well and determine if any repairs are required. If repairs are needed, contact a qualified professional, registered well driller, or pump contractor to evaluate and service it.
  2. Flush and disinfect your well. Steps on how to flush and disinfect your well can be found at this link: Restoring and Testing Your Private Well After a Flood (PDF)
  3. To sign up for this free testing program:
    • If you live in Herkimer County, contact the Herkimer District office at (315) 866-6879
    • If you live in Hamilton County, contact the Saranac Lake District office at (518) 891-1800