Water issues are explained
For many months this summer, Monticello residents have noticed some changes in the smell, taste—and in some instances—discoloration of their water.
For months, Monticello Mayor Paige Chase, Monticello Water Works and the Arkansas Department of Health have assured the residents and users of city water is safe to drink. However, news of a water well testing positive for E. coli and the city of Monticello not sending out a state required mandatory notice made many residents question the validity of the safeness of the water snaking through the pipes from the wells to their faucets.
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