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Hydrant Flushing Program

Beginning today, Wednesday July 17th 2013, the Water Department will be implementing a hydrant flushing program. Hydrants will be flushed on a rotation schedule on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

During Rotation #1, the Water Department will be flushing hydrants on South Ave., Spratt Ave.and Pembroke Dr.

During Rotation #2, the Water Department will be flushing hydrants on Mansion Square, Hoffman Ave. and Glenwood Ave..

Rotation Schedule:

  • 7/22/13 – rotation #1
  • 7/24/13 – rotation # 2
  • 7/26/13 – rotation #1
  • 7/29/13 – rotation #2
  • 7/31/13 – rotation #1

The Water Department will continue to flush on this rotating schedule until further notice. If you have any questions or concerns, please call DPW Dispatch at (845) 451-4111.

The water is safe to consume during the flushing period. It is recommended that you should wait twenty four hours after the flushing has been completed in the vicinity of your neighborhood before running white laundry.