As part of Indiana state and federal EPA requirements, Peru Utilities has reported that lead was found during routine water testing.  The level, in 4 of the 30 test results, was above the EPA’s action level of 15 ppb (parts per billion).

We spoke with Mike Dahlquist, Peru Water Department Superintendent and Randy Kline, Peru Water Department Assistant Superintendent, to find out what the results were and how it affects everyone.

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on July 9, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, M. Costin, G. Ward, J. Richter, and 

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on June 25, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, M. Costin, G. Ward, J. Richter, and Glen Sandbakken. Others present: B. Berkshire, R. Merriman, B. Tillett, M. Dahlquist, R. 

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on June 11, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, M. Costin, and J. Richter. Absent: G. Ward and G. Sandbakken. Others present: B. Berkshire, R. Merriman, and B. Tillett. 

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on May 28, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, M. Costin, G. Ward, and G. Sandbakken. Absent: Jim Richter. Others present: B. Berkshire, R. Merriman, Brenda Tillett and S. Gough and T. Alley-City Council Liaisons. 

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on May 14, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, J. Richter, M. Costin, G. Ward, and G. Sandbakken. Others present: B. Berkshire, R. Merriman, B. Tillett, and S. Gough-City Council 

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on April 30, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, J. Richter, M. Costin, G. Ward, and G. Sandbakken. Others present: B. Berkshire, R. Merriman, L. Starkey, and B. Tillett. 

The Peru Utilities Service Board held a meeting at the Peru office at 335 East Canal Street, Peru, Indiana, on April 9, 2014. Mr. Akers called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. pursuant to notice as required by law. Board members present: S. Akers, J. Richter, M. Costin, G. Ward, and G. Sandbakken. Others present: B. Berkshire, R. Merriman, M. Dahlquist, L. Starkey, B. Tillett, T. Alley-City Council Liaison, and Chad Abshire-Peru Tribune.