Water Main Flushing

Last updated: June 10, 2022

Spring flushing is complete for the season!
Thank you!

Image of a hydrant being flushed. Text: Framingham Public Works Hydrant Flushing Program.

The Water Department will begin conducting its Spring 2022 Water Main Flushing on Monday, May 2, through Friday, June 17, 2022. Flushing will be conducted Monday-Friday (excluding holidays), from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 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:

  • Sudbury Town Line
  • Pleasant Street
  • Belknap Road
  • Edgell Road 
  • Southborough Town Line

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 Division. The Water Division 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 Division at 508-532-6050 or email water@framinghamma.gov

Anticipated Schedule

Schedule updates will be provided on a regular basis while flushing is being conducted. Please check this page frequently to find out which streets/zones are slated for flushing. 

Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 are complete

Spring 2022 Flushing MAP, Zones 1-8, To view a larger version of the map click here or the photo below.

2022 Spring Flushing Map