You may notice rusty-colored water when a water main breaks or other work has been done in the area. If so, simply turn on the cold water tap until the water runs clear.
Remember rust-colored water is safe, but it may stain laundry. If this happens, keep clothes wet and treat them with stain remover.
The City offers a stain removal product at no cost to residents at the following locations:
- Public Works, 1405 South 7th Avenue
- City Hall, Reception Desk, 2 East Main Street
- Police Department, 211 North Riverside Avenue