Well Water Meeting Scheduled Thursday At Oakfield Town Hall

The public is invited to a meeting Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Oakfield Town Hall to learn more about well water quality as sampled recently by 56 families. An educator from the University of Wisconsin – Extension, Fond du Lac County will share what was learned about bacteria, nitrate, and arsenic contamination in the area. Additional sample bottles will be available for purchase through the Fond du Lac County Health Department which offers year-round sampling for bacteria and nitrates. For pregnant women and families with a baby younger than a year who meet the income guidelines, testing can be done at no cost.