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Addition of fluoride to Valparaiso water clears hurdle

Source: Post-Tribune | August 8th, 2014 | By James D. Wolf Jr., Post-Tribune correspondent
Location: United States, Illinois

VALPARAISO — The city should continue to add fluoride to the drinking water, according to Valparaiso City Utilities Fluoride Commission.

On Thursday, the Commission voted 5-2 to recommend that action to the City Utilities Board.

The Commission also voted unanimously that the city should reconsider fluoride at least every five years, and more often if significant research becomes public.

The recommendation and resulting report should appear before the Utility Board on Aug. 26 and then for a vote before the City Council on Sept. 8 if the Utilities Board recommends it…

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