In the News: Longview City Council to appoint members to water quality committee

Posted: Wednesday, January 14

Nearly 100 people applied to serve on the city of Longview’s water quality committee, and the City Council is expected to appoint a dozen of them to the group at its meeting Tuesday afternoon.

The city’s water quality contractor, CH2MHill, nominated 12 people for the committee, which is a central part of the city’s $217,000 study of water quality concerns arising from the switch to the Mint Farm water wells two years ago. The committee will meet monthly with engineers and city officials to discuss remedies. The study is expected to last well into next summer.

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