The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority will continue its comprehensive system flushing program Thursday night.
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – The Cape Fear Public Utility
Authority will continue its comprehensive system flushing program
According to a news release , utility crews will move into Zone 6 and begin flushing section 6A (see picture attached).
Flushing is conducted Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m.
to the CFPUA, it is possible that customers may experience periods of
low pressure and possible discoloration while flushing is taking place
in their area. Therefore, it's recommended that customers refrain from
washing clothes and minimize water use while flushing is being conducted
in their zone.
Customers that do experience discoloration are
advised to run the cold water for approximately 3 to 5 minutes to allow
the lines to clear.