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Posted on: April 5, 2019

[ARCHIVED] UPDATE - Hydrant Flushing


The Carbondale Fire Department will continue hydrant flushing on Tuesday, April 16. Crews will be working weekdays from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Hydrant flushing will occur at the following intersections:

  • Between Glenview Drive and Oakland Avenue at West Walnut Walnut Street going north
  • Between North Oakland Avenue and North University Avenue at West Sycamore Street going north
  • Between South Lewis Lane and South Giant City Road at Larsue going north

Residents may notice a change in water pressure and possible discoloration. The water is safe to drink. However, if your water is discolored, wait a few hours before doing laundry. If you have water related questions, call (618) 529-1731.

Daily updates will be available on the Carbondale Fire Department’s website at, the City of Carbondale’s website at www.explorecarbondale.comas well as the City of Carbondale Fire Department’s Facebook page.

If you have any questions, contact Carbondale Fire Captain Carl Sisk at (618) 457-3234.

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