Gov. Roy Cooper tours the Pender County Water Treatment Plant on July 31, 2017. (Photo: Hannah Patrick/WWAY)
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Gov. Cooper tours Pender Co. water treatment plant amid GenX concerns

Gov. Roy Cooper toured Pender County's Water Treatment Plant today one week after he came to Wilmington to discuss GenX.
Tap water
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CFPUA adds 3 locations for people to get free groundwater

The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority has partnered with area churches and the City of Wilmington to organize a program that will provide groundwater from CFPUA’s Richardson Nanofiltration plant to citizens unable to get to the free water station at Ogden Park.
Hampstead water probs
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Pender Co. Commissioners against water rate hike in Hampstead neighborhood

After ongoing issues with muddy water, water pressure, and even stained clothing, a water company wants to increase rates for its customers in Hampstead.
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CFPUA board chairman’s July 27 GenX morning update

Late Wednesday afternoon, CFPUA received updated water sampling data from Eurofins for our Sweeney Water Plant. The most recent data shows levels of GenX below the NC DHHS health advisory goal of 140 ppt.
CFPUA Water Glass
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CFPUA board chairman’s July 24 GenX morning update

In today’s news conference, NC DHHS Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen stated that “she would recommend people continue to drink the water.”
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Clean Cape Fear to host GenX Forum with Scientists Wednesday

Clean Cape Fear is hosting a forum called Water Wednesday along with Cape Fear Community College’s Sustainability Committee, this week.
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Gov. Cooper to discuss GenX with local officials in Wilmington Monday

Gov. Roy Cooper will hold a briefing with local, state, and federal officials on GenX Monday morning. 
Chemours
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THE LATEST: Levels of GenX rise and NC Attorney General opens civil investigation

North Carolina's Attorney General Josh Stein is opening a civil investigation into Chemours.
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Attorney General demands answers from Chemours, opens investigation

North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein has opened an investigation into Chemours.
CFPUA Water Glass
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CFPUA board chairman’s July 20 GenX morning update

CFPUA received tests Wednesday for samples taken last week. In keeping with NC DHHS’ advisory, CFPUA reports that one sample is above the acceptable ppt level.