Update: As of Thursday 1/17, Well 12 is offline.
The RMU Water Department wishes to inform customers that Well 12 will be utilized for the next several days due to the failure of another well on the system. The radium level at Well 12 was 2.5pCi/L at the last reading which is well under the limit of 5pCi/L, however the well had been previously shut off for test results exceeding the limit.
Rochelle’s water has been and continues to be safe for drinking. RMU adheres to strict guidelines and standards set by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency.
If you have questions regarding your water, please contact Rochelle Municipal Utilities at 815-562-4155.