NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

April 28, 2014

During the week beginning April 28, 2014, Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will continue routine maintenance flushing of waterlines within its distribution system in Coos Bay.  Flushing of waterlines will be from Commercial Avenue north to Thompson Road, and from Woodland Drive east to North Third St.  Flushing will begin in the morning each day about 8:00 a.m. and end at approximately 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  In some locations, it may be necessary to begin flushing earlier in the morning and end earlier in the afternoon.

Customers within the affected area may experience periods of reduced pressure and may notice a discoloration of the water during these flushing periods.  Customers should avoid doing laundry if their water appears discolored.  If the discoloration does not clear up promptly, please notify the Water Board at 267‑3128.

Rob K. Schab

General  Manager