The City of Akron has notified the City of Hudson that the Akron Water Department with be flushing its hydrants in Hudson between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. today, November 20, and tomorrow, November 21.
As discoloration to water is likely to appear. We urge the water users to check their cold water for discoloration prior to drawing water for cooking and for use in automatic washers and dishwashers. If discoloration is found, the water user is advised to discontinue use until water clears.
Customers can call Akron to get a daily update on streets that are to be flushed by dialing the automated phone system at 330-375-2554, selecting Frequently Asked Questions, and following the prompts. Water customers can also log on to www.akronohio.gov and select News Releases to get the latest hydrant flushing updates. Should the water user have any questions or need assistance, they are advised to call 330-375-2420.