Water Main Flushing

Last updated: June 17, 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.


  • ZONES 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 are now complete

Anticipated Schedule - zone 6

Turner Road  - COMPLETE Overlook Drive East  - COMPLETE Driscoll Drive
Sheffield Road  - COMPLETE Oakwood Court  - COMPLETE Upton Road
Ashmont Drive - COMPLETE Potter Road (Potter Road School to Elm Street) Larnis Road
Mark Road  - COMPLETE Bradford Road (Potter Road to Mark Street) Coe Road 
Griffin Road (Edith Road to Bradford Road)  - COMPLETE Elm Street (Little Farms Road to Sudbury Town line) Potter Road (Elm Street to Wayland Town Line)
Eaton Pines Lane  - COMPLETE Angela Road  - COMPLETE  
Bradford Road (Joseph Road to Mark Road) - COMPLETE Elmfield Road  - COMPLETE  
Eaton Road (Mary Agnes Road to Potter Road) Temi Road  - COMPLETE  
Overlook Drive West  - COMPLETE Griffin Road (Bradford Street to Elm Street)

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