Flushing Area 50 North Providence-North West Section
Please be advised that Providence Water crews will be conducting unidirectional hydrant flushing in the Northwest Section of North Providence over the next several weeks.
During flushing operations customers may experience a temporary reduction in pressure and discolored water.
The flushing program is scheduled to continue on:
Start Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Time: 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM (Duration: 8 Hours/Night)
Sequences scheduled to be flushed: Sequences 20 through ~25
Normal Hours of Operation (Sunday Night - Friday Morning Each Week)
(Night flushing will be performed for this flushing area)
Crews will begin flushing Link St., Sherman Ave., Parkhill Road, Wendell St., Avon St., Hillside Ct., Gentian Ave., Longwood Ave., Sunrise Dr., Smith St., Lynde St., Peckham Ave., Audubon Ave,. Stillwater Ave., Brightwood Ave., Mt. Pleasant Ave., Basswood Ave., Homefield Ave., Elmcrest Ave., Hooker St., Sheffield Ave., Homewood Ave., Gardner Ave., Ferncrest Blvd., Belcourt Ave., Adelaide Ave. and Mineral Spring Ave.
A flushing map is available to identify the streets that will be flushed for each sequence.
How to read the flushing map
- Each segment of the map is identified by a flushing number.
- A flushing sequence consists of a group of sequential numbers that indicate a flushing area.
- Red lines in the flushing map indicate streets that are scheduled to be flushed.
- Blue lines in the flushing map indicate streets that have been flushed.
Crews will do their best to adhere to projected flushing schedules, however some flushes may be delayed due to unforeseen circumstances such as inclement weather or unforeseen maintenance issues. Flushing sequences defined above are estimated and may not be completed as anticipate