Monthly Archives: February 2009

Ignorance is Bliss but Compliance can be Deadly

February 24, 2009
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Why do we allow ourselves to be victims again? Not only do individuals and industry behave in a manner that is irresponsible for the welfare of the environment but the public health as well. Our government officials do not seem forthcoming with information regarding our recent water non-consumption advisory. Therefore, not only do we...

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Independent Water Test

February 23, 2009
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The Head of Three Rivers Project is conducting independent tests of the both the stream and tap water of Letcher County. The stream samples were taken last Thursday (Febuary 19th) from sources above and below the contamination site and the tap samples were taken here in Whitesburg. We are testing for gasoline-range organics and...

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Water Quality Advisory

February 17, 2009
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This is from http://www.letchercounty.ky.gov/emergency/. “The Kentucky Division of Water has issued a non-consumption advisory for residents in the communities of Black Bottom, Crafts Colley, Cowan, Camp Branch, Doty Creek, Isom, Jeremiah, Little Colley, Mayking, Sandlick, Spring Branch and Whitesburg. This non-consumption advisory means that customers should not drink, shower, or use their water for...

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