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Aug 02

Hydrant Flushing 101

Posted on August 2, 2022 at 1:42 PM by Sinclaire Newby

Flushing fire hydrants is an essential part of a routine maintenance program necessary to ensure the integrity of the water system and provide high-quality water for our customers.  While it might seem like a waste of water, hydrants are flushed for several important reasons, one of which is a requirement by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.  See the infographic below for more information. 

Hydrant Flushing 101 Infographic