Mason City to flush water mains beginning Sept. 19

(ABC 6 News) – The City of Mason City Water Supply Division announced they will beginning flushing water mains in the northeast quadrant of town beginning Monday, September 19.

The affected areas will be east of Federal Ave. and north of Highway 122.

The water main flushing is expected to last through Friday, September 30.

The city says water customers may notice some discoloration of the water after the mains have been flushed, however the water is safe to drink.

Caution should be used when washing clothing because discolored water may cause staining.

The public is asked not to park near or across from fire hydrants during this period.

For any questions, citizens are asked to call the Water Supply Division at 641-421-3685.