OHA Drinking Water Services
Water Advisory Details
|PWS ID:||OR41 00375|
|PWS Name:||POWER CITY WATER CO-OP|
|Advisory Type:||Boil Water|
|Reason:||Loss of Pressure|
|Begin Date:||Apr 14, 2021|
|Contacted By:||GOSS, BILL (DWP - PENDLETON)|
|Who Was Contacted:||Marleene Merritt|
|Details:||Marleene called to let DWS know that there was a loss of pressure in the system and a boil advisory was issued. A pump installer was unable to find the cause for the well failing to keep the reservoir filled, but was able to return the well pump to service and refill the reservoir. A water sample will be collected later today.
Update 04/22/2021: Marleene called with an . The well was pump tested and the production dropped from 25 gpm to 5 gpm after 30 minutes of pumping. The pump itself tested OK. The reservoir has only about two feet of water in it. Suggested running a camera down the well to see if a problem with the well could be determined. Boil advisory to continue until the problem is resolved.