Hydrant Flushing and Testing - Downtown

Various Locations Downtown
Start Date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Further to the City’s Public Service Announcement, Hydrant Flushing and Testing will be taking place in the following areas on Thursday, October 20, 2022 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

  • Cabot Street area
  • Military Road area
  • Water Street at Queen Street area
  • Hayward Avenue area
  • Prospect Street area 

Residents in the immediate vicinity may notice temporary changes in their water service, including low water pressure, discolouration and/or cloudiness, or slight changes in the taste or smell of water. Residents experiencing water changes are asked to run the cold water tap in a sink until it clears.
Residents are also reminded to refrain from doing laundry where possible while flushing continues to lessen the likelihood of clothes becoming stained by discoloured water.
If discoloured water persists, contact Access St. John's by calling 311 or 754-CITY (2489).
The City apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.
More information about hydrant flushing is available on the City’s website at: https://www.stjohns.ca/living-st-johns/city-services/water-services/hydr...