Northampton DPW schedules annual water main flushing
NORTHAMPTON — The Northampton Department of Public Works, through the Water Division, will begin its annual systematic water main flushing program on Monday.
Crews will be going out Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. for approximately four weeks.
The flushing will begin in Ward 7 in Leeds and proceed through Florence and Bay State, continuing into downtown Northampton and Ward 3.
Water customers may temporarily experience low water pressure or discolored water while the work is being done.
The flushing program is performed as recommended by the Department of Environmental Protection to maintain high water quality standards.
For information, contact the Department of Public Works at 587-1570.