Board to discuss adding fluoride to ABQ water

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Talk of adding fluoride to the water in Albuquerque again, has prompted a public meeting scheduled for Wednesday night.

The Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Board is considering the move to get the water to a fluoride level recommended by the federal government, but the proposal is controversial.

They stopped adding fluoride to the water back in 2011.

Wednesday’s public meeting is set for 5:30 at expo New Mexico. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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