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City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

closed: Resolved #70155

Water Quality: Request

Phone Call: Mr. Plecher complained that his water has a very bad taste/smell. Utilities chemist at Dillman explained city ran out of carbon to treat water & algea taste comes through. This seems to happen 3 or 4 times a year. couldn't city purchase more carbon more often so this won't happen again?

History

11/25/1996 05:00:00 Opened by Anonymous

11/25/1996 05:00:00 Anonymous commented on this case.

Lab will be at residence Thurs. 11/21/96 to sample. Sample Thursday at 11:00 Bac-T, maybe others.Lab results: ph 9.1, chlorine 1.9, coliform bacteria 0/100 per 100 mL, Metals- Mn .01 mgL -Fe .02 mgL. Taste/odor 2.0. Steve Glasgow telephoned Mr. Plecher. Advised Mr. Plecher his water tested good. Inquired if his water taste was better. Mr. Plecher said somewhat better. Advised Mr. Plecher to call if any more problems.

11/25/1996 05:00:00 Closed by Anonymous

11/25/1996 05:00:00 Anonymous inspected this Location

Lab will be at residence Thurs. 11/21/96 to sample. Sample Thursday at 11:00 Bac-T, maybe others.Lab results: ph 9.1, chlorine 1.9, coliform bacteria 0/100 per 100 mL, Metals- Mn .01 mgL -Fe .02 mgL. Taste/odor 2.0. Steve Glasgow telephoned Mr. Plecher. Advised Mr. Plecher his water tested good. Inquired if his water taste was better. Mr. Plecher said somewhat better. Advised Mr. Plecher to call if any more problems.

3634 E Longview AVE

CityBloomington
StateIN
Zip47408
Latitude39.166965484619
Longitude-86.485580444336
Neighborhood AssociationPARK RIDGE NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION
TownshipBloomington

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