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Deep well to be drilled in Park Rapids this fall

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Park Rapids will move forward with digging a deep well along with a new well house after test results showed quality water.

Jon Olson, with Ulteig Engineers, told the city council Tuesday that a test well that was drilled in response to high nitrate levels found in a shallow city well was successful.


The new well will replace a shallow well that was closed after tests showed high nitrate levels.

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