Well Head Remediation & Dormant Well Protection

To reduce the potential risk of any surface run-off contaminants directly entering groundwater below. This program provides funding to extend well casings above ground and installing pit less units, thereby eliminating unsanitary well pits which create contamination hazards to the well water system.

The Well Head Remediation & Dormant Well Project program cost-share will be 50% SRRCD, 50% Landowner with a maximum SRRCD contribution of $500. The annual projects resulting from this program are subject to available annual funding. The SRRCD will determine application priorities on a first-come, first serve basis. All projects must be approved by the SRRCD Board prior to construction and/or installation.

Well Head Remediation & Dormant Well Protection Application

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