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City of Milton-Freewater May Have to Spend Millions on Water Supply

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MILTON-FREEWATER, OR - The city of Milton-Freewater could be responsible for providing water to a trailer park outside city limits which could cost millions of dollars.

That's because the Umatilla County Board of Commissioners voted that the wells supplying the park now are a public health threat. The believe the wells are sometimes contaminated with E. Coli bacteria. 

However, the city manager says commissioners used old data and that the wells are now clean.

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