Spring Hydrant Flushing Schedule

Town of Bennington’s Semi-Annual

Water Main HYDRANT FLUSHING

2 Week Period

Monday through Friday           7:00am thru 5:00pm

April 23 – 27, 2018

AND

April 30 – May 04, 2018

 

  • Bennington’s Hydrant Flushing is a STATE Mandated Program that occurs every April and October.
  • It ensures a higher Water Quality and allows for proper Hydrant Maintenance for Fire Protection.
  • You may experience low water pressure.
  • You may also experience discolored water.
  • These are normal and unavoidable side effects of the program and pose NO Health risk.
  • If you experience discolored water Run Your Cold Water (only).. Until It Is Clear.
  • We recommend you schedule clothes washing and other cleaning projects after daily flushing hours and once your water has run clear.

Any further questions please call the Bennington Town Offices at 442-1037.