The Utility Department has scheduled to flush the fire hydrants throughout the City the week of September 26-30, 2016.  Hydrant flushing is performed to ensure proper operation of the hydrants, and to purge sediments from the main lines.  During the flushing program you may experience temporary pressure changes and you may observe slightly discolored water.  It is recommended that if you see discolored water to notify the Utility Department at 740-964-6275 and flush your water lines prior to running a load of laundry.