(BLOOMINGTON) – City of Bloomington Utilities is continuing fire hydrant maintenance this week within the area defined as follows:
- North of Hillside/ Moore’s Pike
- West of Walnut
- East of State Road 446
- South of 3rd Street
Crews are performing flow tests and other necessary maintenance on fire hydrants in the aforementioned area. Signage is displayed in the affected area on the day the maintenance takes place, and maintenance crews carry proper identification as contractors for the City of Bloomington Utilities. The schedule is subject to change if each day’s work is not completed as scheduled or in case of inclement weather.
Customers may notice fluctuations in pressure and/or discoloration of their tap water during hydrant maintenance. If water appears discolored, customers are advised to run their cold water tap until it clears. In this case, it is recommended that customers postpone washing clothes and limit use of hot water until the cold water clears.
For more information, please contact the City of Bloomington Utilities at 812-339-1444.