Hydrant Flushing Spring 2024

NOTICE TO RESIDENTS – 2023 SPRING HYDRANT FLUSHING The Lakeland Water Utility will be conducting hydrant flushing for the Cities of Lakeland, Lakeland Shores and Lake St. Croix Beach beginning May 8th,2023 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. (weather permitting), and concluding May 30th, 2023.

It is necessary to flush the hydrants and water mains at intervals to remove sediment accumulation and to check fire hydrant condition. As a result you may experience rusty, discolored water. If you experience rusty, discolored water or low water pressure, it will be temporary. Please refrain from doing laundry or using hot water until the water clears. You can clear the discoloration in your water by running cold water from a faucet at the lowest point in your home until the water turns clear.