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County Gets Drinking Water Grant

Nevada County has been awarded a state grant for improving drinking water in smaller, less-populated areas…

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County Environmental Health Director Bill Lawrence says the 147-thousand dollar grant from the California Department of Public Health will be used in a variety of ways…

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Most of the small water systems are from wells. Others are from surface water. Both will be monitored and inspected. It’s the first time that the county has gotten such a grant. The funding agreement starts November 30.

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