Linn County Public Health's Private Water Well Program protects public health by preventing the contamination of groundwater supplies. Properly constructed and maintained wells can provide many years of uninterrupted water. By following Iowa's state regulations for well construction, conducting routine maintenance, and watching out for signs of contamination, you can extend the life of your well and improve the quality of your water supply.
Private Water Well Program
Assures that minimum standards are met for constructing, reconstructing, and plugging of private