Lockport fire hydrant flushing to be done Monday

3/18/2015, 1:21 p.m.
The hydrants at Cedar and Division streets are being flushed to allow for future main replacement work, the city said ...
Fire hydrant testing will be done at 1 p.m. Monday at Cedar and Division streets in Lockport.

The city of Lockport issued this news release:

The City of Lockport will be flushing hydrants at the intersection of Cedar and Division Street at 1 p.m. Monday, March 23.

Residents in the nearby area may expect some discoloration in the water temporarily.

Despite the potential difference in color, the water will be safe for consumption.

The flushing is necessary for the city's water modeling for future main replacements and new projects.

For concerns regarding water issues, please contact the City's Water Department at 815-838-0549.