July 23, 2008
A Boil Water Order and Public Notification has been issued for the Rancho Santa Teresa Mutual Water Company located at 25056 Oakana Road, Ramona, CA 92065 effective immediately.
The water system has tested present for Total coliform bacteria. Total coliform bacteria can come from soils and other sources in the environment and can indicate a problem with the water supply system. The Boil Water Order was issued to ensure all water used is free from contamination.
The Boil Water Order will remain in effect until the distribution system has been disinfected and additional samples confirm the absence of bacteria in the water supply.
Public Notification was provided to the consumers of the Rancho Santa Teresa Mutual Water Company. The Department of Environmental Health will be conducting an evaluation of the water system.