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The City Council Meetings scheduled for May 18, 2020, and for June 4, 2020, have been cancelled due to Gov. Kemp’s April 30, 2020, Executive Order to extend the “Public Health State of Emergency” until June 12, 2020.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

City Hall and other government buildings will open to the public on June 1, 2020 from 9:00 am to 4:00 PM. Employees will report at their regular scheduled time.  Beginning next week, a mask will be required and your temperature taken to enter a government building in the City.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

GOVERNOR'S EMERGENCY ORDER, EFFECTIVE APRIL 3, 2020, AND EXPIRING APRIL 13, 2020 - EXPLANATION IS ATTACHED TO THE ORDER

                                                       GOVERNOR'S ORDER EXTENDED UNTIL APRIL 30, 2020 

SANITATION SERVICE NOTIFICATION           DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICES

Water Distribution and Sewer Collection

William VonDenBosch, Supervisor
305 Racetrack Road
McDonough, GA 30253

Phone: 404-520-9465

Email: wvondenbosch@mcdonoughga.org

For Water Emergencies:

(678) 274-8737 (On Call Phone)

(404) 520-9465 William VonDenBosch

(770) 957-4366 (Water Plant)

(770) 957-9121 (Henry County Dispatch)

 

Please see the website below for recently released information from the US EPA. Please access the link as well as the PDF files contained on the website that address how public water systems, building owners, building managers and businesses should minimize water stagnation during extended closures and to address building water quality. .

For more visit: https://www.epa.gov/coronavirus/information-maintaining-or-restoring-water-quality-buildings-low-or-no-use

 

GA EPD Eases Level 1 Drought Response

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The Water Distribution Division performs maintenance on the water system, including the following:

  • Water meter installation
  • Water leak repairs
  • Water line concerns (muddy water or air in lines) addressed
  • Fire hydrant maintenance
  • Fire hydrant flushing program
  • Landscaping scheduling after repairs or line extensions
  • Installation of isolation valves throughout the Distribution System
  • Maintenance program for water service lines
  • Maintenance program on valves

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The City of McDonough maintains 758 hydrants and 1258 isolation valves in its distribution system. We currently maintain 68 miles of distribution lines.

The Sewer Collections Division performs maintenance on the wastewater/sewer system, including the following:
  • Maintain collection system to ensure capacity, management, operation and maintenance (CMOM) compliance
  • Inspection and repair of sewer piping, manholes and wastewater system components.
  • Maintenance program on Sewer jetting

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