potable water

ground water protection program

Our ground water protection program insures the proper installation of water and geothermal wells.

Services Offered:

  • Provide permits to construct, modify or abandon a water well

private drinking water wells

Services Offered:

  • Well inspection for contamination. Call 217.245.5111 to schedule.

  • E. coli / Total Coliform Test Kits available for purchase for wells located in Morgan County ONLY

    • Well water samples MUST be collected on a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday and mailed the same day.

    • Failure to do so will result in specimen rejection by the state lab.

    • MCHD is unable to provide refunds or replacement test kits due to client error.