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Happy Thanksgushing: Water line cleaning continues Tuesday

FlushingIf you happen to notice water gushing from fire hydrants along Southwest Parkway on Tuesday, don’t worry – the water lines between Wellborn Road and Texas Avenue are being flushed as part of our water line cleaning project.

We’ll start flushing about 8 a.m. by opening and closing carefully selected hydrants and valves, flushing the water at high enough velocities to scour the water line. If you’re driving east on Southwest Parkway, you may notice significant flowing water in the roadway, so please be careful.