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We are making two important improvements to Portland’s water supply from Bull Run. Both projects are required under state and federal law.
The first project, Improved Corrosion Control Treatment will further adjust the chemistry of Portland’s water, reducing potential levels of lead at the tap. Improved corrosion control will be in place by 2022.
The second project, the Bull Run Filtration Facility will remove the microorganism Cryptosporidium and other potential contaminants. The new filtration plant will be in operation by 2027.
Both projects will help keep our water safe and abundant for generations to come.
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11/22/2019 - Portland City Council Meeting Scheduled
11/15/2019 - Portland City Council Meeting Scheduled
11/08/2019 - Portland City Council Meeting Scheduled
10/31/19 - 5 things to know about Bull Run Treatment Projects
10/19/2019 - Filtration Site Advisory Group Update
The Bull Run Improved Corrosion Control and Filtration projects provide opportunities for many different types of outreach events, discussions, and engagement forums—of which there will be many more to come in addition to the many activities underway now.
Check out the Bull Run Treatment Projects Outreach History page for a list of outreach starting in early 2018.