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Culpeper will flush town fire hydrants
The town of Culpeper Public Works Department will be flushing fire hydrants the week of Nov. 3–9 in order to clear lines of corrosive materials.
Some temporary water discoloration should be expected. Should the discoloration be prolonged, however, customers are asked call the public works department at 825-0285.
Hydrants in the south and east parts of town will be flushed beginning at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3 and Monday, Nov. 4.
Flushing in the downtown area and west end of town will start at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with flushing at the north end of town to begin at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6, Thursday, Nov. 7 and Friday, Nov. 8.
Each flushing should be completed by 10 a.m. the following day.