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The City of Sandwich Public Works Department will begin flushing fire hydrants throughout the City on Monday, October 23rd through Saturday, October 28th (if required).  Flushing times will be from the hours of 8 am to 4 pm. Please note rescheduled dates.
Please be advised that flushing may cause some discoloration of water.  This does not represent a health hazard.  However, customers are cautioned to determine if the water is clear before washing clothes (or any other processing) as staining may occur.  If you experience discolored water, avoid using hot water until the discoloration clears and run your cold water for approximately 5 minutes to clear your service line.
If you do have laundry damaged by discolored water, avoid drying the clothes.  Rust remover can also be picked up at Sandwich City Hall at 144 E. Railroad Street between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Lead Notice:  The purpose of this lead notice is for information only.  While it is not known for certain if your residence has a lead service line coming into your house, the following link will help you determine if you have a lead service coming into your house or if you have inside plumbing fixtures that may contain lead:  https://www.epa.gov/lead.
The Sandwich Water Department regrets any temporary inconvenience you may experience; however, the flushing program is necessary to maintain a good water supply for both firefighting and domestic consumption.

We thank you in advance for your cooperation.
Sandwich Water Department

The DeKalb County Health Department will be offering a free electronic recycling opportunities. This will be on 28 October from 9AM to 1PM at DeKalb's Taylor Municipal Airport. The Airport is located at 3232 Pleasant Street in DeKalb (Pleasant Street and Peace Road).
Details in the flyer at the link.


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