operating standards shall apply to all Limited Use Public Water
All components shall function properly at all times.
Should the system shut down, the supplier shall take steps to
restore it immediately. The supplier shall alert all users
in advance of maintenance that will cause pressure loss or
water quality change. The supplier shall follow the
standards outlined in the
Guidelines for the Issuance of Precautionary Boil Water
The supplier shall alert the County Health Department twenty-four
(24) hours in advance where possible, but no later than the
next business day after any shutdown or treatment failure,
or within twenty-four (24) hours after discovering sabotage
or vandalism to the water system.
Where disinfection equipment is installed on a Limited Use Public
Water System but is not required, the free available
chlorine residual and total chlorine residual shall not
exceed 4.0 mg/L throughout the entire system.
The system shall maintain a minimum water pressure of twenty (20)
pounds per square inch throughout the water system at all
equipment shall maintain the free available chlorine residual
and total chlorine residual between 0.2 milligrams per liter
(mg/L) and 4.0 mg/L throughout the entire system.
shall test the chlorine residual daily and post the results in a
log kept on premises. The test kit shall be functional and kept
on site at all times.
Use Community Systems, the supplier shall assure a state
certified water treatment plant operator services the system
maintenance standards shall apply to all Limited Use Public
Any chemical which could contaminate the water supply shall not
be stored within twenty-five (25) feet of the well head unless
the chemical container is in an additional, aboveground
containment structure capable of containing the full volume of
All components shall be in good repair and used as intended.
Replacement of components shall be with new or like-new approved
The vicinity within five (5) feet of the water system and well
shall be free of vegetation, debris and hazards which could
prevent or hinder inspection.
If an emergency modification is performed, the supplier must apply
to the Department for system modification per section
64E-8.002 on the next business day.
The supplier shall record the date and type of all maintenance and
repairs performed on the system in a log kept on the
Systems vulnerable to vandalism shall be secured, but any enclosure
shall not restrict visibility or authorized access for
The upper end of the well casing shall be watertight except for
vents which shall be directed downward and protected with
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