Gouverneur DPW alerts residents of upcoming hydrant flushing



GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. (WWTI) — The Village of Gouverneur is advising residents of an upcoming hydrant flushing.

The Village of Gouverneur Department of Public Works announced their upcoming hydrant flushing on October 5 and 6.

Residents are alerted of possible water pressure losses and slight water discolorations. According to the DPW, “the water [will be] safe to drink,” but “residents are encouraged to hold off on doing white laundry.”

Hydrant flushing will take place from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. on both Monday October 5 and Tuesday October 6.


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