Shiloh Water Authority Fluoride Removal Update

The Shiloh Water Authority has officially advertised its intent to remove fluoride from the Shiloh Water system in the December 21, 2019 notice to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.  For your convenience, a copy of the advertisement is posted below, if you wish to see the notice in its entirety, you may click on the attached link,


Permit No. 6719520, Public Water Supply.

Applicant West Manchester Township Authority
Municipality West Manchester Township
County York
Responsible Official James Bentzel, Chairman
2115 Log Cabin Road
York, PA 17408
Type of Facility Public Water Supply
Consulting Engineer Diana M. Young, P.E.
Buchart-Horn, Inc.
445 West Philadelphia Street
York, PA 17401
Application Received: 11/15/2019
Description of Action Removal and cessation of the addition of hydrofluosilicic acid at each entry point.


Persons wishing to comment on this application is invited to submit statements to the contact office noted before the application within 30-days from the date of this public notice (No later than January 21, 2020).  Comments received within the respective comment periods will be considered in the final determinations regarding the applications. A comment submittal should include the name, address and telephone number of the writer and a concise statement to inform the Department of the exact basis of a comment and the relevant facts upon which it is based.

The Department will also accept requests for public hearings on applications. A public hearing may be held if the responsible office considers the public response significant. If a hearing is scheduled, a notice of the hearing will be published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin and a newspaper of general circulation within the relevant geographical area. The Department will postpone its final determination until after a public hearing is held.

Persons with a disability who require an auxiliary aid, service, including TDD users, or other accommodations to seek additional information should contact the Department of Environmental Protection through the Pennsylvania AT&T Relay Service at (800) 654-5984.