Midland Mobile Home Park Receives Citation from TCEQ

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland mobile home park cited by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for high levels of arsenic in the water.

According to TCEQ, the drinking water at the Airline Mobile Home Park on Highway 80 exceeds the maximum contamination level.

Officials say arsenic is a natural occurrence and not an emergency.

People who drink water with excess levels arsenic over a long period of time, or many years, could experience some health problems.

Management at the mobile home park tell NewsWest Nine, they are looking into several options to correct the problem.

Some of the options available include installing filters, combining their water with a cleaner source or finding a new source all together.