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Hydrant Flushing Begins Tuesday in Carbondale

CARBONDALE – The Carbondale Fire Department will begin hydrant flushing on Tuesday.

Crews will be working weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the following intersections: South Illinois and West Grand Avenues, South Oakland Avenue and West Chautauqua Street and South Wall and East Park Streets.

Residents may notice a change in water pressure and possible discoloration. The water is safe to drink. However, if your water is discolored, wait a few hours before doing laundry.