Flushing

Spring Flushing Program

The City of Woburn Hydrant Flushing Program will begin April 2019.

Flushing Area:  Zone 1

Starting May 20, 2019:  Cambridge Road to Lexington Street, Garden Street, Burlington Street and Pleasant Street area.  Please note that due to isolation of the flushing zone some surrounding neighborhoods may be affected.  Please call this office if you have any questions.  781-897-5945

Flushing for this area will last approximately 7 Business Days.  Hours of Flushing will be 8am to 3pm.  You may experience temporary loss of water, low water pressure and discolored water.  If you experience discolored water, let the cold water run until clear.  If you experience this problem for an extended period of time, please call the Water Department at 781-897-5945.

Purpose

Flushing is done to clean out the distribution pipelines by removing deposits, sediments and other materials that may be present in the pipes.

Problems with Water

If you have any questions or problems with the quality or color of your water, contact the Water Department at 781-897-5945.