Watertown Fire Department To Flush Hydrants Next Month

(Watertown) The Watertown Fire Department will be flushing hydrants next month. On April 16 crews will start on Main Street, between First Street and Eighth Street, beginning at 5am and will be concluding their work around 1pm. A second crew will start on Hospital Drive. Flushing will continue for the rest of that week from 7am to 3pm as well as the week of April 23. Officials encourage residents to try and refrain from using water during the flushing hours each day in order to avoid bringing rusty water into their homes plumbing. They suggest to check water color before doing laundry. For more information visit: www.ci.watertown.wi.us