The G. B. Fehmerling laboratory was dedicated in April, 1993 and named for the former Board of Supervisors Chairman.  Dr. Fehmerling was instrumental in bringing the District’s laboratory to the high standard and reputation that it enjoys today.  It is one of the few ‘small’ laboratories in the State of Florida that is certified to perform lead and copper testing.

This department consists of two technicians and a Director.  The Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Florida have set potable water quality limits known as Primary and Secondary Drinking Water Standards.  These standards require that distributed water be analyzed to assure compliance.  The results of the latest tests can be accessed here.  The water delivered by the District meets or exceeds all Primary and Secondary standards.

In accordance with the Safe Drinking Water Act, a yearly analysis in the form of a Consumer Confidence Reporhas been distributed to all customers: