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Posted on: April 5, 2019

[ARCHIVED] UPDATE - Hydrant Flushing


The Carbondale Fire Department will continue hydrant flushing on Wednesday, May 8. Crews will be working weekdays from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Hydrant flushing will occur at the following intersections:

  • Hydrants throughout the west side of Carbondale that were not done initially
  • Between Washington Street and Wall Street at East College Street going north
  • Area of Reed Station and Sweets Corner (south of Route 13)

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 as 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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