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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Annual Water Main Flushing to Begin Monday, March 29th

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The Northampton Department of Public Works Water Division will begin its annual water main flushing program on Monday, March 29, 2021. Crews will be working Monday through Friday from 3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. for approximately 6 weeks. The flushing will begin in the Ward 7 Leeds area and progress through Florence and Bay State, continuing to downtown Northampton and Ward 3. Water customers may temporarily experience low water pressure or discolored water during this service.

The flushing program is performed as a recommendation by the Department of Environmental Protection to maintain high quality water standards. For further information, contact the Northampton Department of Public Works at 413-587-1570.