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The original item was published from 5/18/2022 11:12:00 AM to 5/27/2022 12:00:01 AM.
Posted on: May 18, 2022
[ARCHIVED] Annual Hydrant Flushing
For Immediate Release: 05/18/2022
For more information contact: Keri Navratil
The City of Storm Lake continues with the Annual Hydrant Flushing throughout the city. The process will continue until all 548 hydrants are completed. If residents notice dirty or rusty water they should flush their lines by running the COLD water faucet nearest the water meter for 5-10 minutes. Avoid washing white clothes until the water is clear. For more information visit www.stormlake.org/hydrant. Following is the tentative schedule for flushing. Additional press releases will be sent for any updates to this schedule.
Zone 1 ~ Completed
An area bounded by Abner Bell Road on the west side from the Lakeshore on the south and bounded by Terrance Street on the east and to the north City Limits and Lake Creek also.
Zone 2 ~ Completed
Geneseo to Terrence Street Bounded on the north by the Field of Dreams/south edge of the Hy-Vee parking lot and south to the Lake. This will also include an area from Barton Street to Lake Avenue bounded on the north by the Hy-Vee parking lot and bounded on the south by Milwaukee Ave.
Zone 3~ Completed
An area bounded by Geneseo Street on the west side from Chautauqua Park Drive on the south and bounded by Flindt Drive on the east and to the north by Bair Street and 3rd Street.
Zone 4 and 5 ~ to Start May 18, 2022
Bounded on the west by Geneseo Street and on the north and east by Milwaukee and Flindt Drive and on the south by 3rd Street. This will also include an area bounded by Lake Avenue on the west, Russell Street on the east, 580th Street on the north and Milwaukee Ave on the south. The area bounded by Vestal Street on the west, Lake Avenue on the east, 580th Street on the north, and on the south by Hy-Vee’s property is also included in this zone.
The City appreciates the public’s patience and cooperation during this operation.