City of Charlottetown advising residents of water and sewer spring maintenance
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CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. — The Charlottetown water and sewer utility is beginning its four-to-six-week spring upkeep starting April 11.
This system contains checks and biannual hydrant flushing.
The hydrant flushing is completed to maintain water high quality excessive and make sure the metropolis has secure and clear consuming water.
Throughout flushing, hydrants might be operated at full capability for round three to 5 minutes every till the water runs clear.
The water launched from the hydrants will stream at a excessive velocity to make sure hydrant operation and flush sediment from the pipe community.
Residents are suggested to keep away from the realm and keep away from hydrants whereas they’re being flushed.
Through the upkeep, there could also be a short lived discolouration of the water provide and/or a slight drop in water stress, famous town.
Any questions or reviews may be answered by calling 902-629-4014.