Merrimack Village District flushing schedule May 18-22

The Merrimack Village District will be flushing mainlines and hydrants in these areas from Monday-Friday, May 18-22:

Baboosic Lake Road, Front Street, Penacook Terrace, Bretton Drive, Hillcrest Drive, Pond View Drive, Cambridge Drive, Island Drive, Railroad Avenue, Columbia Circle, Loop Road, Village Falls Way, East Chamberlain, Oak Street and Wright Avenue. Streets in the vicinity may also be affected.

Flushing will occur between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Flushing is done to maintain water quality throughout the distribution system. It may cause minor flooding of streets and slight discoloration of water and/or a short period of low pressure. Areas surrounding these streets may also experience water discoloration.

The Merrimack Village District reassures customers that the water is safe to drink and any discoloration should clear up in two to three hours.

Residential customers with special water needs for medical reasons are urged to call 424-9241, ext. 100.