Watermain flushing in Tottenham extended

Posted On Tuesday May 14, 2019

Notice of watermain flushing - Tottenham - EXTENDED

Please be advised that the Town of New Tecumseth Public Works Department will be conducting routine maintenance/flushing of the Tottenham Distribution System daily between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm.  The work commenced the week of April 15, 2019 and the anticipated date of completion has been EXTENDED to May 31, 2019.

During the flushing process, low water pressure and discoloured water may be experienced.  It is recommended cold water taps are checked and let run until water runs clear (usually five to ten minutes).  If discolouration persists for longer please contact the Public Works Department.  It is also suggested that before starting laundry, fill and run the washing machine through a rinse cycle to prevent staining of laundry items. 

Thank you for your patience and co-operation.  We regret any inconvenience you may experience as a result of this maintenance process. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact: 

Public Works:        905-729-0057, ext. 1400 – Mon. to Fri., 8:30am to 4:30pm

After Hours:           905-729-2291 - 24-hour Emergency Number