Does my drinking water contain fluoride?

Yes, all New York City tap water contains fluoride. In accordance with Article 141.08 of the New York City Health Code, DEP, as the New York City water supplier, adds a fluoride compound that provides our water supply with a concentration of approximately 1.0 part per million (ppm) fluoride. Fluoridation began in 1966.

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1. Does my drinking water contain fluoride?
2. Is New York City's water "hard"?
3. At times, my drinking water looks 'milky" when first taken. from a faucet, but then clears up - why?
4. At times I can detect chlorine odors in tap water. What can I do about it?
5. The aerators in my home are clogging with pieces ea small, whitish material. What is causing this to occur?
6. Sometimes my water is a rusty brown color - what causes this?
7. Should I buy bottled water?