DUQUOIN, IL (KFVS) - The city of DuQuoin says they will be flushing fire hydrants starting the week of September 27.
According to the city, the flushing will be finished with about three weeks. They will start in the northwest quadrant, then the southwest, northeast and then the southeast.
After flushing hydrants within the city limits, the city says South Washington Street all the way to the county line at Beech Road will also be flushed.
The city says residents may notice a difference in water color. They recommend that residents not wash white clothes when flushing is being done in their quadrant.
The former Old DuQuoin Water District is excluded.
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