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Posted on: April 3, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 2023 Hydrant Flushing Schedule

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CARBONDALE - The Carbondale Fire Department will begin hydrant flushing on Monday, April 10. Crews will be working weekdays from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

Hydrant flushing will occur at the following intersections: 

  • South Illinois and West Grand Avenues
  • South Oakland Avenue and West Chautauqua Street
  • South Wall and East Park Streets 

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 618-457-3240. 

For further information, contact Carbondale Fire Captain D.W. Presley at 618-457-3234.


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