Drinking water at Fort McCoy meets
|Drinking water at Fort McCoy meets all federal and
state laws and is suitable for all uses, including drinking, washing,
etc., for both military and civilian personnel, according to the Fort
McCoy Directorate of Public Works (DPW) Environmental Division.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires organizations that
provide drinking water to publish annual reports to inform their
customers about the quality of the water being provided. Fort McCoy
personnel continually monitor the drinking water to provide a safe and
dependable water supply and to protect the installation’s water
Fort McCoy’s 2011 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) is published to
inform the installation work force and visitors about the quality of
water delivered to its customers every day.
All of the testing conducted for the report indicates that Fort McCoy’s
water supply meets federal and state regulations. Questions can be
directed to the DPW Water Treatment Plant at 608-388-2323.
The complete 2011 report is available in the Reading Room at
The CCR will not be mailed, but also is available upon request by
contacting Michael Miller at 608-388-6546.
More information about contaminants and potential health effects can be
obtained by calling the EPA safe drinking water hotline at
All drinking water, including bottled water, reasonably may be expected
to contain at least small amounts of some contaminants. The presence of
contaminants does not necessarily indicate that water poses a health