Carbondale – The Carbondale Fire Department will begin hydrant flushing on Monday, April 8. Crews will be working weekdays from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Hydrant flushing will occur at the following intersections:
South Illinois and West Grand avenues
South Oakland Avenue and West Chautauqua Street
South Wall and East Park streets
Residents may notice a change in water pressure and possible discoloration. The water is safe to drink. However, if your water is discolored, wait a few hours before doing laundry. If you have water-related questions, call 457-3240. Daily updates will be available on the Carbondale Fire Department’s website, the City of Carbondale’s website and the Carbondale Fire Department’s Facebook page.