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Posted on: April 3, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Water mains to be flushed in Faribault April 23 - 26

Hydrant Flushing Spring 2019

Water mains in the following locations will be flushed between 4 p.m. and 12 a.m. on the designated dates. As a reminder, watermains are routinely flushed to clean the distribution system. Visit the Public Works Department website for an interactive map.

Sunday, April 23, 2023– ZONE 1 - North of 7th St. NW, East of 8th Avenue NW to the Cannon River at 16th Street NW, including entire east side of the Straight River.

Monday, April 24, 2023 – ZONE 2 South of 7th St. NW, East of 9th Avenue NW and SW, West of the Straight River.

Tuesday, April 25, 2023 – ZONE 3 - South of 7th St. NW, West of 9th Avenue NW & 9th Avenue SW.

Wednesday, April 26, 2023 – ZONE 4 - North of 7th St. NW, West of 8th Avenue NW, North of the Cannon River to North of 20th St NW.

Residents are advised to avoid or limit water usage during the flushing period and check for discoloration prior to using water for laundry purposes. If discoloration exists, residents should run the cold water tap until it becomes clear. It is recommended that residents shut water off at the meter to avoid drawing in rust, particles, or other debris that is being flushed from the lines.

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