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October 20, 2016

2016 Fall Flushing Schedule

Filed under: General,Notices and Advisories — Admin @ 11:17 am

In accordance with the Kentucky Administrative Regulations, 401 KAR 8:020 SECTION 2, 13a;
“To protect public health, a distribution system may be thoroughly flushed at least twice a year, usually in the spring and fall. The purpose of systematic flushing is to reduce turbidity created from the scouring of accumulated sediment within the water lines.”

The Morehead Utility Plant Board (MUPB) will be conducting annual Fall flushing of distribution lines the weeks of Oct 24th through Oct 28th and Oct 31st through Nov 4th. Hydrants throughout the system will be flushed to remove normal sediments that can collect over time. Please check for discolored water before doing laundry, washing dishes or other uses. If your water is discolored, run your faucet until it clears. If you need further information please contact the MUPB at 606-784-5538.

Below is a schedule of the dates and areas that flushed:

Monday Oct 24th – Morehead Water Treatment Plant – KY 519
Farmers, Lakeview Heights, Pleasant Valley, KY 801 S., Green Valley Acres, Hill n Dale and Pretty Valley Subdivision.

Wednesday Oct 26th – West of KY 32 N
Green St, Clearfield St., West Sun St., Heritage Place, Old Flemingsburg Rd., and Crestview Estates.

Friday Oct 28th – East of KY 32 and US 60
Main St., First St., Tolliver Addition, City Park, Rodburn School, Criqueside Trailer Park and surrounding areas.

Monday Oct 31st – Second St. Area
Allen Ave., Knapp Ave., Bays Ave., Lyons Ave., Wilson Ave., Fifth St. and surrounding areas.

Tuesday Nov 1st – East of KY 32 North
Second St., to Interstate Mobile Home Park, Holiday Estates, Bartlett Hollow, Meadowood, Pinecrest, Trademore Shopping Center and surrounding areas.

The MUPB takes this opportunity to thank you for your patience and cooperation in this matter.

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