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OFFICIAL NOTICE WATER DIVISION

UNIDIRECTIONAL HYDRANT FLUSHING 

The Village of Oak Lawn Water Division has contracted M.E. Simpson to perform necessary and preventative maintenance of the distribution system to ensure proper operation.

Accumulated sediment in the water main and fire hydrants will be flushed during normal business hours

Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Beginning September 25th through September 26th 2017

While flushing is underway short temporary periods of low pressure and discolored water can be expected, but DOES NOT present a health hazard.

To restore clarity to your tap water use a faucet with the aerator removed, or use a laundry sink faucet without an aerator, and flow the cold water until it clears.

M.E. Simpson will give notification by placing signs in the parkways of the areas they are working in. Questions call Water Department 708-499-7747

                     Locations of system maintenance are:

                     95th Street to 99th Street, Nashville to Harlem.

                     Please refrain from doing Laundry during these times if Possible

 

Any questions regarding this Flush Program may be directed to the Water Division at 708-499-7747.

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Oak Lawn stands as a mature community of more than 57,000 residents. Affordable homes in friendly neighborhoods and quality community services are complemented by a unique assortment of restaurants, business establishments and retailers. Thanks to its location just outside of Chicago and the close proximity to Midway Airport, major expressways and rail lines, Oak Lawn continues to be an attractive community for new businesses and prospective employees.

Oak Lawn Demographics Summary

With over 57,000 residents, Oak Lawn is one of the Top 25 largest cities in Illinois.

Median household income: $60,000.

Median age: 41.2 years young.

 

Office of Economic Development 

 Steve Radice sradice@oaklawn-il.gov

(708) 499-7068