Townwide Semi-Annual Hydrant Flushing

Town of Bennington’s Semi-Annual


2 Week Period

MAY 15 – 19, 2017


MAY 22 – 26, 2017

Monday through Friday

7:00am thru 5:00pm


  • Bennington’s Hydrant Flushing is a STATE Mandated Program that occurs every May and October.
  • It is ensures 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.
  • We recommend you schedule clothes washing and other cleaning projects after daily flushing hours and once your water has run clear.
  • If you experience discolored water Run Your Cold Water Until It Is Clear.


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