Do we need to have two wells?

Yes. Public water systems need to be reliable. For systems using groundwater, that means you need two or more wells, with the ability to meet customer demands when the highest-producing well is out of service for maintenance. 

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1. How big is the City’s water system?
2. Where does our water come from?
3. Does SMWS have rights to this water?
4. How many water wells does the system have?
5. Do we need to have two wells?
6. What do we do today if the well needs maintenance?
7. How long do wells last?
8. Is there a reason why the webinar was scheduled in the midst of the holidays?