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Annual Hydrant Flushing Program

September 23, 2022
Public Works Notices

Our Utilities Department's annual fire hydrant and water main flushing program starting on Monday, September 26, 2022 for approximately three weeks. This will occur from 8 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

The schedule is as follows, however, last minute changes are normal:

September 26, 27South Quesnel
September 28, 29 & October 3Johnston and Carson Subdivisions
October 4, 5Two and Three Mile Flat
October 6, 7West Quesnel east of Baker Creek
October 11, 12, 13West Quesnel west of Baker Creek and Uplands
October 17*, 18, 19Downtown and North Quesnel

Hydrant and water main flushing cause turbidity in the City’s water system. Residents should expect discoloured water. If you experience this, leave a cold water tap running until the water returns to normal.

For more information contact the Utilities Department at 250-992-6330. Thank you for your cooperation during this important annual maintenance program.

* On October 17, crews will begin flushing water at 4 am.

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