If you are following the news regarding the “Do Not Use” order for Lake Jackson residents related to the discovery of the Naegleria fowleri in that city’s drinking water system, it’s understandable to have questions about the safety of our local drinking water. Below are some facts about this specific amoeba, as well as what the cities of Bryan and College Station are doing to ensure the safety of your water supply.
The City of Bryan’s oil recycling center at the Municipal Service Center, 1111 Waco St., will temporarily close beginning Monday, Aug. 31, 2020.
This temporary closure will be to allow the construction of a new building on site. Weather permitting, this project is scheduled to be complete by Sept. 7, 2020.