City to flush water mains, test fire hydrants

Starting between Sept 10. and Sept 14, the Aurora Utilities Department will begin its annual flushing of the water mains to clean the pipes and test fire hydrants throughout the city.
According to documents provided by Adam Darbro, utilities superintendent, water main flushing cleans the interior of water pipes by sending a forceful flow of water through the system.

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