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HYDRANT FLUSHING - 6/2 thru 6/20
Release Date: May 28, 2014
The Greenburgh Water Department will continue its maintenance program to operate and flush fire hydrants for the week beginning Monday, June 2, 2014 thru Friday, June 20, 2014. This action is necessary to make sure the fire hydrants are in good working order in case of emergencies and to help flush sediment out of the distribution system.
The hydrant flushing and operating action will take place during the day from 9:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. Greenburgh Water District Customers in the neighborhoods listed and the immediate vicinity should expect temporary periods of discolored water and lowered pressure resulting from this maintenance operation. This discoloration consists primarily of harmless silt and air and does not affect the safety of the water. For further information, customers may contact the Greenburgh Water Department at 914-993-1592 or visit the Town website www.greenburghny.com.
GLENVILLE & E.IRVINGTON AREA
GLENVILLE DISTRICT, including roads near White Plains Rd. and Benedict Ave., Watch Hill Dr., Brentwood dr., Chadwick Ct., Corsett Dr., Dunning Dr., Sullivan Dr., Coleman terr., Wyldwood Dr., Glenhill La., Trailhead La., Skeggs Rd., Woodfield terr., Old White Plains Rd., Maple Ave., Spring St., Halston House., 600/610 White Plains Road/Area/Corporate Offices, including Stop & Shop area., Taxter Rd. and Avalon Development.
EAST IRVINGTON DISTRICT, including roads near Mulligan La., Cayuga La., Willow La., Mountain Rd., Shaw La., Genevieve Dr., Mohican La., Algonquin Dr., Pine La., Mt. Pleasant La., Alta Vista Circle and along Taxter Rd.
Please be advised that flushing may cause water pressure variations and discoloration of water. This does not represent a health hazard. However, customers are cautioned to determine if the water is clear before washing clothes (or any other processing) as staining may occur. If you experience discoloration in your water after crews have been flushing in your neighborhood, clear the pipes in your home by running cold water faucets for a few minutes. The water is absolutely safe. However, to avoid any inconvenience, we suggest you monitor the water before doing any laundry and keep water in the refrigerator for drinking and cooking.