The City of Rockford Environmental Laboratory will accept water samples collected by contractors, well operators, well drillers, and public water system operators as long as they are submitted in approved sample bottles. Sample bottles are available at the 1111 Cedar Street location. Water samples should be dropped off at 1111 Cedar Street.
A City of Rockford Environmental Laboratory form must accompany each sample. These forms are available by downloading the form, Sample Collection Form or at 1111 Cedar Street. The form must be completely filled out by the sample collector before a water sample is accepted. Incomplete forms will result in rejection of water sample.
Samples will be accepted Monday – Thursday between the hours of 8:00 am and 2:30 pm. Cost for analysis is as follows:
- Total coliform (P&A) $13.00 plus tax
- Membrane Filtration $18.00 plus tax
Samples are also accepted on weekends with a weekend surcharge equaling 2x the normal cost of analysis.