Hydrant flushing begins in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park
The spring thaw has begun throughout south Washington County and residents in Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park should be aware of upcoming hydrant flushing schedules.
The city of Cottage Grove began flushing neighborhood hydrants on Monday, April 14.
Crews are currently flushing zone 1, which are hydrants located in the northwest part of the city. Flushing in each of the city’s four zones can take up to two days to complete.