Posted Friday, October 4, 2013 --- 11:01 a.m.
The City of Fitchburg Utilities will be flushing water mains starting Monday, October 7th.
The water main flushing will end on Friday, October 18th.
Residents may see some temporary water discoloration due to the flushing. This can be cleared by opening the cold water tap to full flow for a few minutes.
Fitchburg residents should do their laundry in the evening and when the water is clear to avoid damage to clothes.