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El Doradp: Focusing on fluoridation

Source: El Dorado News | April 24th, 2010 | By Tia Lyons
Location: United States, Arkansas


Some members of the El Dorado City Council said Thursday they would like to hear from the El Dorado Water Utilities about costs to fluoridate the city’s water system before the city accepts a grant to begin the process.

Mayor Mike Dumas told aldermen that the Arkansas Department of Health is offering two grants for a total of $237,000 to purchase equipment needed for fluoridation.

The city council approved an ordinance in 2005 to fluoridate the city’s drinking water, but the process has been delayed due to a lack of available funding…

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