Annual Water Quality Report Released This Week

By Emily Dwire
By Rachel Martin

June 30, 2013 Updated Jun 30, 2013 at 6:40 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) – If you're a customer of Fort Wayne’s water utility, be sure to check your mailbox this week for the city utilities' annual drinking water quality report.

The report shows that in 2012, the water delivered to Fort Wayne customers met or exceeded the state and federal standards.

Fort Wayne City Utilities takes water from the St. Joseph River and treats it at the three rivers filtration plant using several processes including filtration and disinfection.

The plant tests water for more than 120 substances at all stages in the water treatment process. Nearly 79,000 homes and businesses in the Fort Wayne area receive water from City Utilities.

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