The flooding around the area has caused many problems, and here's another one to worry about.
If you have a private water well, officials are advising you to not drink the water or cook with it until it's been boiled for one minute. If you notice anything wrong with your well water (different color, taste) or it's been inundated, you'll need to test your water to make sure it's safe.
Free Well Water testing kits are being handed out at the following locations:
State Bank of Cross Plains - 9A-5P Mon-Fri
Middleton Town Hall - 8A-4P Mon-Thurs - 8A-Noon Friday
Black Earth Village Office - 8A-4:30P Mon-Fri
Mazomanie Village Hall - 7:30A-4P Mon-Wed - 7:30A-7P Thurs - 7:30A-4P Fri
Montrose Town Hall - 8A-4:30P Mon-Thurs
Public Health Laboratory, City-County Building in Downtown Madison - 8A-4P Mon-Fri
Public Health Environmental Health Office - 7:45A-4:15P Mon-Fri
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