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Water Quality

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 12:49 AM

2018 Water Quality Facts and Figures

Narrows Purification Plant

Total Gallons Pumped to System 2,817,311,000
Average Gallons Pumped to System (daily) 7,719,000
Maximum Gallons Pumped to System (single day) 11,520,000
Average Gallons Used per person per day 165
Source of Water Missouri River & Missouri River Alluvium
Finished Water Chemical Analysis
pH 9.2 Standard Units
Alkalinity 60 mg/L as CaCO3
Hardness 162 mg/L as CaCO3
Calcium 100 mg/L as CaCO3
Magnesium 62 mg/L as CaCO3
Non-Carbonate Hardness 102 mg/L as CaCO3
Total Chlorine 2.18 mg/L
Fluoride 0.69 mg/L
Turbidity 0.11 Nephelometric Turbidity Units
Annual Average Temperature (Fahrenheit) 56 degrees

Council Point Purification Plant

Total Gallons Pumped to System 961,940,000
Average Gallons Pumped to System (daily) 2,635,000
Maximum Gallons Pumped to System (single day) 4,110,000
Average Gallons Used per person per day 165
Source of Water Missouri River Alluvium
Finished Water Chemical Analysis
pH 7.9 Standard Units
Alkalinity 189 mg/L as CaCO3
Hardness 156 mg/L as CaCO3
Calcium 110 mg/L as CaCO3
Magnesium 46 mg/L as CaCO3
Total Chlorine 2.20 mg/L
Fluoride 0.64 mg/L
Turbidity 0.13 Nephelometric Turbidity Units
Annual Average Temperature (Fahrenheit) 58 degrees

For additional information regarding Annual Drinking Water Quality Report, contact our Purification Manager, John Meads, at 712-328-1006, ext 1020 between the hours of 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM Monday through Friday.