October 28, 2019 2:04 PM
PUBLIC NOTICE- hydrant installation on 7th St between Gaston & VA Ave October 29-30 7:30am-6pm
The City of Fairmont will be installing a new fire hydrant on Seventh Street between Gaston Avenue and Virginia Avenue, on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 29 & 30, 2019 between 7:30am – 6:00pm.
Thursday October 31, 2019 is the alternative date. This may affect the water in the sounding area.
This could possibly discolor the water in the surrounding areas. While work is being performed, there is also a possibility that some customers may experience low pressure, cloudy water, or an interruption of service. If you experience low water pressure, your water is discolored, or you service is interrupted please follow these instructions. Do not drink the water without boiling it first. Bring all water to a boil, let it boil for one (1) minute, and let it cool before using, or use bottled water. Boiled or bottled water should be used for making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes, bathing, and food preparation until further notice. Boiling kills bacteria and other organisms in the water.
The city will not be responsible for any damage caused by discolored water ….
Customers with no water are to call the Fairmont Filtration plant at 304 - 366 – 1461 ……..
Or Fairmont Utilities at 304-366-6231………