Drinking Water

Vermont Rural Water works with public drinking water systems in Vermont. These include:

Community Water Systems: cities, towns, fire districts, nursing homes, mobile home parks, apartments/condos/housing developments

NTNCs: schools, daycare facilities, office buildings, factories

TNCs: restaurants, hotels, campgrounds

We provide technical assistance and support to drinking water systems and training to water operators.

Watch our video on how to disinfect a drinking water well using shock chlorination

Click here to download the worksheet on calculating chlorine dose.

If you are a homeowner or landowner with questions about your private well, contact the Vermont Department of Health.