Notice Of Public Hearing: Sanders County Environmental Health Well Regulations

November 15, 2017

The Board of County Commissioners, Sanders County, Montana are requesting public comment for the Sanders County Environmental Health Well Regulations.

The purpose of this regulation is to protect the quality and potability of water for public water supplies and domestic uses by tracking and verifying the location of new wells and to ensure compliance with 50-2-116 MCA, ARM 36.21.638, ARM 17.36.323, ARM 17.36.918, and Sanders County Wastewater Treatment Regulations.

The public hearing will be held on the 6th day of December, 2017 at 10:00 a.m., in the Commissioners’ Conference Room, Second Floor, 1111 Main Street, Thompson Falls, Montana.

Any person with questions, needing further information or wishing to submit comments, please contact:  Shawn Sorenson at the Sanders County Sanitarian/Environmental Health Office, P.O. Box 519, 1111 Main Street, Thompson Falls, MT 59873. (406) 827-6961 or

Written comments are encouraged and will be reviewed by the Commissioners prior to the hearing if received by the Sanders County Commissioners’ Office at least three business days prior to the hearing. All meetings and hearings of the Board are handicapped accessible and if accommodations are necessary, please advise the Commissioners’ Office at 827-6966.

DATED this 14th day of November, 2017.


Sanders County, Montana

By/s/Carol Brooker, Presiding Officer


Nichol Scribner, Clerk and Recorder-Assessor

Sanders County, Montana

TO VIEW: Sanders County Environmental Health: Draft Well Regulations