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Newsletter 2018 – October

The District requires full access to its well fields for maintenance and emergencies. Recently a primary well in our McKinnon Well Field required pump replacement. The well drillers and staff accessed the well with heavy equipment and the pump replacement was completed over a week’s time. For more information read complete newsletter at: 2018_10_lfpwd_newsletter

2018-10-23T15:21:29+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Newsletters|0 Comments

Introducing the District’s Mural Project

As part of the District’s public outreach and educational program, Lake Forest Park Water District recently commissioned local artist, Dave Savage to create and paint a mural that is representative of the community, the hydrological cycle and the LFP Water District. Artist, graphic designer, and illustrator Dave Savage lives in Lake Forest Park with his [...]

2018-08-22T18:43:43+00:00July 26th, 2018|Latest|0 Comments

Newsletter 2018 – April

Do you have an improperly abandoned well? Occasionally we hear from residents who have old wells on their property. There are thousands of abandoned wells in WA State. Improperly abandoned wells can provide a direct pathway for contamination into an aquifer. Only professional well drillers using specialized materials and equipment should decommission wells. Landowners in [...]

2018-05-01T14:52:59+00:00May 1st, 2018|Newsletters|0 Comments

LFPWD at LFP Earth Smart Green Fair

Lake Forest Park Water District attended the 2018 LFP Earth Smart Green Fair on March 31st. Public education included sampling of our water, promotion of native plants and  aquifer education using a three dimensional model developed in cooperation with North Seattle College. Water conservation by planting native species is an ongoing LFPWD educational aim. Native [...]

2018-04-18T08:37:07+00:00April 9th, 2018|Latest|0 Comments

2017 Water Protector Award

Lake Forest Park Water District is honored to present the 2017 ‘Water Protector Award’ to Lake Forest Park Water District Citizen Advisory Committee (Adcom) member Eric Strom. The Water Protector Award is awarded to individuals and organizations that show exceptional leadership in protection of LFPWD’s drinking water. Eric Strom is an original member of the [...]

2018-01-24T08:13:12+00:00January 24th, 2018|Latest|0 Comments

Newsletter 2017 – September

  LFPWD and our Advisory Committee attended the City of Brier Night Out on August 1. Our drinking water is sourced from aquifers that flow under both the City of LFP and City of Brier. The District booth stressed aquifer education and activities that can potentially pollute drinking water sourced from wells. We distributed 125 [...]

2018-01-09T18:58:39+00:00November 16th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

Newsletter 2017 – May

DISTRICT PARTICIPATION AT LFP GREEN FAIR, LAKE FOREST PARK & BROOKSIDE ELEMENTARY SCIENCE FAIRS We hope we saw you at the LFP Green Fair where LFPWD Advisory members and staff hosted water tasting and a plant give away. Comparison taste sampling of our non-treated water to chlorinated drinking was available. Native plants given away as [...]

2017-10-05T22:14:04+00:00May 25th, 2017|Newsletters|0 Comments

Critical Aquifer Recharge Area Classification

In May, 2016 Lake Forest Park Water District (LFPWD) applied for, and was awarded a grant from the Washinton State Dept. of Health with the purpose of "moving LFPWD closer to a Critical Aquifer Recharge Area (CARA) designation to protect its source water, and to provide education and applied learning experience for college geology students." [...]

2018-01-18T18:18:18+00:00September 8th, 2016|Latest|0 Comments

Newsletter 2016 – May

District staff and Advisory Committee members presented at this year’s Green Fair. Many customers stopped by as well as residents who wished they were customers! As part of the District display table, the District provided samples of our water and there were many compliments regarding the taste of LFPWD water.   Download the entire May [...]

2017-12-21T13:45:24+00:00May 26th, 2016|Newsletters|0 Comments

Newsletter 2015 September

LFPWD CITIZEN ADVISORY COMMITTEE We are fortunate to have a group of LFP residents working to protect your drinking water. Current Advisory projects include: Drilling of test wells to be done this fall by geology students from North Seattle Community College to assess location of LFPWD’S Critical Aquifer Recharge Area (CARA). Locating and reporting on [...]

2017-09-20T19:20:05+00:00September 15th, 2015|Newsletters|0 Comments
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