NORMAL — The town of Normal has announced its fall hydrant flushing schedule.
The hydrants are flushed to remove sediment or stagnant water from the distribution system and to test fire hydrant operation.
Water may be temporarily discolored, so residents should avoid washing clothes between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m. while flushing is in progress in their area.
Oct. 13-16: Areas north of College Avenue that are east of Constitution Trail and south of Shelbourne Drive, including Beechwood Court, Basswood Lane, Heritage Road, Regal Drive; Collie Ridge and Tramore subdivisions; and areas east of Veterans Parkway and south of Interstate 55.
Oct. 15-17: Areas west of Linden Street and north of Raab Road, and Heartland Ridge and Lincoln College.
Oct. 15-18: Areas south of College Avenue and east of Constitution Trail.
Oct. 16-20: Ironwood, Wintergreen, Northfields, Heather Ridge and North Bridge subdivisions, and areas south of College Avenue and west of Constitution Trail.
Oct. 15-20: Areas between West College Avenue and Raab Road that are west of Constitution Trail; and the Pines, Pheasant Ridge, Carriage Hills and Pinehurst subdivisions.
Visit www.normal.org/hydrantflushingmap for a town-wide view of the hydrant flushing map and to see when hydrant flushing will be performed in your area, or call 309-454-9563.
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