District Health Department #2

Serving Alcona, Iosco, Ogemaw & Oscoda Counties

West Branch office (989) 345-5020 · Tawas office (989) 362-6183 · Harrisville office (989) 724-6757 · Mio office (989) 826-3970 · Toll-free 1(800) 504-2650

Water Supply Policies

The following list of documents have been approved by District Health Department #2's Board of Health and are meant to serve as guidance and policies for issues pertaining to water wells.

Property Owner Constructing Own Well Policy: Effective 7-1-11

Guidance for Installing Own Well: Effective 5-23-11

Guidance Criteria for Retaining Existing Well: Effective 7-1-11

Retaining Existing Well Policy: Effective 7-1-11

Statement of Responsibilities for Retaining Wells: Effective 5-23-11

Use of Cement Grout in Areas of Elevated Chlorides Guidance: Effective 3-1-11

Well Casing Depth Less than 25 Feet Guidance: Effective 3-1-11

Type II Repair Notification Policy: Effective 3-1-11

Well First Policy: Effective 3-28-11

Well Permit Policy: Effective 7-1-11