Areas affected by water main flushing for August 2 to 5

NORTH BAY, ON – July 29, 2016 – The City of North Bay will be conducting water main flushing in the Wyld St., 1st Ave., 2nd Ave., Sherbrooke St. and Worthington St. area from August 2 to 5.

Staff will be going block by block in the given areas and will inform Public Works Dispatch each day as to where they will be flushing and what areas will be affected.

Residents may experience low water pressure and/or cloudy water while the flushing is underway. Once the flushing stops water pressure will go back to normal and the cloudy water will dissipate. 

We ask that motorists exercise caution when driving in areas where City crews are working.

If you have any questions or concerns or just want to verify that flushing is occurring in your area, call Public Works Dispatch at 705-474-4340.


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