Public Water System: Park Rapids

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PWS Service Information
PWS ID: MN1290003
Type: Community water system
EPA Region: 05
Primary Service Area: Municipality
Primary Source: Ground water
Population Served: 3,808
Contact Information
Park Rapids City Council
City Administrator
Park Rapids City Hall
212 West Second Street
Park Rapids, MN 56470-1507

This public water system services 1 zip code in 1 municipality in 1 county.

We could not find test result data for Park Rapids.
However, this area is serviced by 502 or more other public water systems. Check your water bill to see which specific system applies. Here is a list of related systems:

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Summary Results


A summary view of the the times a water contaminant was tested and found to exceed the level set by the EPA (the MCL).

We couldn't find any records of contaminants exceeding the regulated limits in your water.

Other Water Contaminants Tested


The following contaminants were tested and within national EPA guidelines.

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We couldn't find any records of contaminants in your water.

Lead and Copper Data


Lead and copper are recorded separately from other contaminants because of the Lead and Copper Rule. As with all other results, these are the findings at the water supply. Lead and copper can be — and often are — added to drinking water in between the water facility and a tap.

Sample ID Contaminant Sampling Start Date Sampling End Date Result
1041503 lead 2013-01-01 2015-12-31 0.006mg/L
817475 lead 2010-01-01 2012-12-31 0.009mg/L
618142 lead 2007-01-01 2009-12-31 0.01mg/L

Violations


Known violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act as recorded by the EPA.

Compliance Dates Rule Violation Type Contaminant Name Status
2013-01-01 - 2013-01-08 Lead and Copper Rule Lead Consumer Notice Lead and Copper Rule Returned to Compliance
2010-05-03 - 2010-11-03 Nitrates Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Average Nitrate Returned to Compliance
2009-05-11 - 2009-07-01 Nitrates Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Average Nitrate Returned to Compliance
2007-09-01 - 2007-09-30 Total Coliform Rule Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Acute (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Returned to Compliance
1999-04-01 - 1999-04-30 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1997-08-01 - 1997-08-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1997-07-01 - 1997-07-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Major (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1996-02-01 - 1996-02-29 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Major (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1992-12-01 - 1992-12-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Major (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1991-12-01 - 1991-12-31 Total Coliform Rule Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Monthly (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Returned to Compliance

What My Water Data Means


Water data isn't always easy to interpret, but by following the links on this page you should be able to have most of your questions answered. By clicking the name of a water contaminant or secondary substance you can learn about that specific substance. Ultimately this page should give you some insight towards learning if your water is safe, what water filter you should buy (if any), and how well your local water compares against other sources.

Sources


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Why Is My Water Data Not More Recent?


The recency of the data for your ZIP code depends on the last your water source was tested, by a federal, state, or local agency. More information about the timing can be determined by learning about the dataset in question and seeing how often the EPA (other another governing body) mandated testing.