April 4, 2013 7:04PM
Updated: May 6, 2013 6:15AM
Flushing: The spring hydrant flushing schedule for water systems operated by the Lake County Public Works Department is as follows: Arbor Vista: April 15-19; Asters on Almond, April 15-26; Brooks Farm, April 8-12; Bridlewood, April 8-12; Brookside, April 15-19; College of Lake County, April 9-12; Columbia Bay Estates, April 15-19; Country Green, April 24-26; Countryside Lake, April 22-26; Country Towne, April 15-26; Deerpath (Gurnee), April 8-12; Forest Lake, April 15-17; Fox Lake Hills, April 15-19; Grandwood Park, April 15-19; Gurnee Glen, April 8-12; Hawthorn Woods, April 15-17; Highland Lake, April 22-25; Horatio Gardens, April 24-26; Inverrary, April 22-23; Liberty Acres, April 15-19; Mariners Cove, April 22-26; Meadows of Grayslake, April 22-26; Mill Creek Crossing, April 9-11; Pekara, April 15-17; Prairie Point, April 8-12; Tangeruay Meadows, April 22-26; Washington Village, April 22-26; Wildwood, April 15-26; Winston Park, April 17-19; Wooded Glen, April 8-12; Woodland Hills, April 15-26; Woodland Meadows, April 15-26. After flushing you may notice a slight discoloration of the water. This is not harmful and will dissipate after a short time. Run cold water for several minutes if you wish to clear your pipes. It is recommended that residents not do laundry on the day that hydrant flushing takes place in their area. For more information, call (847) 377-7500 or visit www.lakecountyil.gov/PublicWorks.