Water Main Flushing

Last updated: May 7, 2021

The Water Department will begin conducting its Spring 2021 Water Main Flushing on Monday, May 3, through Friday, June 18, 2021. Water Main flushing will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., in residential areas and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., in business areas. The purpose of the program is to improve drinking water quality for residents and businesses in Framingham.

the areas to be flushed are bounded by the:

  • Massachusetts Turnpike
  • Central Street
  • Wayland Town Line
  • Sudbury Town Line
  • Hemenway Road
  • Edgell Road

The flushing process may cause discolored water and a reduction in pressure. The discoloration of the water will be temporary and is not harmful. If the condition persists, please contact the Framingham Water Department. The Water Department appreciates your patience as it works to improve the quality of drinking water provided to residents and businesses in Framingham. 

Frequently asked Questions

View our most frequently asked questions about this program here


If you have any questions, please contact the Framingham Water Department at 508-532-6050.

Anticipated Schedule - zone 1 - week of Monday, May 3, 2021

Edgell Road 
(Central Street to Frost)  - Complete
Edgebrook Road  - Complete Jean Street - Complete
Scott Drive - Complete Belknap Road (Edgell Road to Grove Street)  - Complete Poplar Street - Complete
Myrna Road - Complete Woodland Drive - Complete Spruce Street - Complete
Winifred Road - Complete MacLean Drive - Complete Leigh Street - Complete
Terri Road - Complete Elda Road - Complete Higgins Road - Complete
Brook Street (Edgell Road to Leigh Street) Eleanor Road - Complete Frost Street - Complete
Frost Street (from Cornell Road to Brook St.) - Complete Florita Drive - Complete  
Pine Lane - Complete Audrea Road - Complete  

flushing map, zones 1-6 (click HERE OR on the map to enlarge)

https://www.framinghamma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/41833/FLUSHING---PDF Opens in new window