Health Department Offers Reduced Water Testing Rates
Feb 8, 2016 11:32 AM -
The Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center will offer reduced water testing rates in observance of National Ground Water Awareness Week. Between March 7 and 18, 2016, the Department is offering a reduced rate for well water testing for private well owners. During this time, the normal $18.00 analysis fee for testing for bacteria and nitrates will be reduced to $12.00. Sterile test bottles and sampling instructions are available at the Lake County Central Permit Facility, the main Health Department office at 3010 Grand Avenue in Waukegan, or at 16 separate township or municipal offices located throughout Lake County. For a list of locations, call: (847) 377-8020, or visit: http://health.lakecountyil.gov/Population/EnvironmentalServices/Documents/WATER%20SAMPLE%20KIT%20PARTICIPANTS%20120814.pdf. Water sampling kits can also be mailed for $15.00.