Hydrants are flushed semi-annually for a couple of reasons. The first reason is to check that the hydrant operates properly in the event it is needed to fight a fire. The second reason is to flush the system and remove sediment from the pipes and valves.
News & Notes
We recently created a brochure that answers common questions about water pressure: how can to calculate the pressure at your home, […]
29 Nov 2017
Information about Lead in Drinking Water
As you may know, lead in drinking water has been in the news recently. The Yarmouth School District proactively performed […]
18 Sep 2016
How much snow is out there?
Snowfall greatly impacts the physical and financial burdens of snow maintenance and removal. The Yarmouth Water District (YWD) is no […]
25 Mar 2013