NOTICE OF DRINKING WATER FLUORIDE VIOLATION

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					                                  Mandatory Public Notification
                  Notice of Drinking Water Monitoring and Reporting Violations


The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has notified the Klondike ISD that we
have violated the monitoring and reporting requirements set forth in Chapter 30, Section 290,
Subchapter F. We are required to properly disinfect water before distribution, maintain acceptable
disinfection residuals within the distribution system, monitor the disinfectant residual at various
locations throughout the distribution system and report the results of that monitoring to the TCEQ on a
quarterly basis. Results of regular monitoring are an indicator of whether or not your drinking water is
protected from microbial contamination.
During the fourth quarter of 2008 beginning October 1, 2008 and ending December 31, 2008, we did
not complete all monitoring and/or reporting for disinfectant residual monitoring and reporting, and
there the TCEQ cannot be sure of the safety of your drinking water during that time.

We are working to correct the problem. We have an RO unit attached to a tap located at the back of
the school cafeteria for use by the affected population. We also have four water fountains by the
cafeteria that are hooked up to the RO system.

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may
not have received this notice directly (for example, people in apartments, hospitals, nursing homes,
schools, and businesses). You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies
by mail.

For further information contact: Steve McLaren at 806-462-7334

Public Water System ID #0580025




(7-2-09)
                  NOTICE OF DRINKING WATER FLUORIDE VIOLATION


THE Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has notified the Klondike ISD water
system that the drinking water being supplied to customers had exceeded the Maximum contaminant
Level (MCL) for FLUORIDE. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) had
established the MCL for FLUORIDE at 4 mg/L, and has determined that it is a health concern at levels
above the MCL.

This is not an emergency. However, some people who drink water-containing FLUORIDE in excess
of the MCL over many years could get bone disease, including pain and tenderness of the bones.
Fluoride in drinking water at half the MCL or more may cause mottling of children’s teeth, usually in
children less than nine years old. Mottling, also know as dental fluorosis, may include brown staining
and/or pitting of the teeth, and occurs only in developing teeth before they erupt from the gums.

You do not need to use an alternative water supply. However, if you have health concerns, you may
want to talk to your doctor to get more information about how this may affect you.

We are working to correct the problem. We have an RO unit attached to a tap located at the back of
the school cafeteria for use by the affected population. We also have four water fountains by the
cafeteria that are hooked up to the RO system.

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may
not have received this notice directly. You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or
distributing copies by hand or mail.

For further information contact: Steve McLaren at 806-462-7334

Public Water System ID #0580025



7-2-09