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SEMIANNUAL HYDRANT FLUSHING
Release Date: September 26, 2015

The Village of Ossining Water Department


SEMIANNUAL HYDRANT FLUSHING
 
The Village of Ossining Water Department will start their semiannual hydrant-flushing program on Monday evening, October 5, 2015.  Flushing of hydrants will be performed between 9:00 p.m. and 1:00 a.m. in order to minimize disruptions to our residents.
                                                                                             
We will initially flush hydrants in the Low Service District, which is the area west of Route 9. Once work in the Low Service District has been completed, we will begin working on the east side of Route 9 in the Lakeville and Torbank Service Districts.
 
The entire hydrant-flushing program will take approximately five weeks to complete.  As the flushing of hydrants takes place closer to your home, you may notice some discoloration in your water first thing in the morning.  Do not be alarmed.  Just run your water for a short period of time and it should clear up.  If the discoloration persists, please notify the Water Department at 941-6111.
 
The Water Department regrets any temporary inconvenience you may experience; however, this operation is necessary for us to ensure the continued cleanliness of the water distribution system.  We will do everything possible to minimize any problems.
 

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