The Brown County Public Health Division tests wells for bacteria.
- There is a $30.00 fee for each well water sample.
Testing kits may be picked up at:
Brown County Public Health Division
610 South Broadway Street, Rm. 201
Green Bay, WI 54303
Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Samples must be submitted on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. It is recommended that wells be tested for bacteria at least once per year or anytime the condition of the well or water changes.
Families with infants six months of age and younger that use private wells for drinking water should also consider having the well tested for fluoride and nitrates. This testing is available for a fee through private labs in Brown County, or through the State Lab of Hygiene. Families with limited financial resources may access this testing through the State Lab free of charge by requesting a sample kit from the Public Health Division.
For more information about well water testing,
call the Brown County Public Health Division at 920-448-6400.