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Posted on: August 26, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Hydrant Flushing to begin 9/7/21-Location update


Please be advised that on Tuesday September 7th, 2021, the Bridgewater Water Supply Department will begin its annual hydrant flushing program.   Flushing is performed to improve the overall long-term quality of the water.  The program will run for approximately 12 weeks.  The flushing will occur Monday-Friday from 7:00PM-2:00AM, weather permitting.

Please check the town website,, for areas being flushed and possible time change as weather gets colder.

While flushing is being performed, there may be a decrease in water pressure.  Discoloration may also occur, please plan accordingly.  If discoloration continues after flushing, run your cold tap until water runs clear.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the flushing program, please contact the Bridgewater Water Supply Department at 508-697-0910.


Beginning Tuesday 9/7/21 flushing will begin at the below locations.  This will include all subdivisions and side streets.

High Street (East of Route 18/Broad Street)

Plymouth Street, east of Running River Road

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