Watermain flushing happening in Prescott this month
Town of Prescott sign. (Courtney Crowder)
The Town of Prescott is doing watermain flushing this month.
The town says this will be done between 7:30am and 3:30pm. Prescott says watermain flushing is done to improve overall water quality. This flushing may cause temporary water discolouration. The Town says this is normal and is not a risk to health and safety.
If your water becomes discoloured, Prescott recommends to run your taps until the water runs clear. They also suggest running a tap in your home before doing laundry.
Questions and more information can be found by calling the town at 613-925-2812 extension 6219.