City of Red Wing

Notice of Fall Hydrant Flushing

Wednesday, September 29 2010 12:00 AM
City crews will begin flushing all City mains and hydrants beginning October 4, 2010 at 6:00 a.m. Some rusty water may be expected while flushing. Flushing is done once in the spring and once in the fall to check fire hydrants for operation and also to flush any rust out of the mains that may have accumulated since the last flushing.

Flushing in the LOW LEVEL and WESTERN INTERMEDIATE SYSTEMS is scheduled for Monday October 4th thru Friday, October 8th.

Flushing in the INTERMEDIATE SYSTEM is scheduled for Monday, October 11th thru Wednesday, October 13th.

Flushing of the PIONEER ROAD RESERVOIR AREA is scheduled for Tuesday, October 12th and Wednesday, October 13th.

For more information on the flushing program and a description of each of the system areas, please press the Flushing Schedule Link below

2010 Fall Flushing Schedule

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