Notice: State Confirms Low Lead in Bennington’s Water System

VANRThe Vermont Agency of Natural Resources’ Drinking Water and Groundwater Protection Division released a statement on Monday, February 29, 2016, regarding Bennington’s water system as it relates to lead levels, in which it stated, “Monitoring data shows levels of lead far below the federal action levels, which means the current treatment is doing what is necessary. [The Agency] is not aware of any lead transmission or distribution lines in the Bennington water system. Lead service lines that might exist [between the distribution system and into houses or commercial buildings] are privately owned and not owned by Bennington.”