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Ballston board turns off county water, citing chemicals

Levels of lead and chlorination byproducts too high, official says

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Ballston is temporarily shutting off the water from Saratoga County. The Town Board voted Tuesday night to stop using the Saratoga County Water Authority to supply its water, which was recently found in Ballston to be in violation of federal limits for harmful chlorination byproducts and had high levels of lead, according to town Highway Superintendent Joe Whalen. Glenville, the town’s secondary water source, will be tapped as the sole source of water for Ballston, ...

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