Bad timing for flushing

It seems incredible that the city’s parks department can waste thousands (if not millions) of litres of water to flush water mains.

In this time of extreme water shortage (we get fined if caught watering our lawns outside of designated days) it seems incredible that the city’s parks department can waste thousands (if not millions) of litres of water to flush water mains.

Is it not possible to do water main flushing during the winter months when the reservoirs are full and water is plentiful instead of now when we are being faced with shortages?

 

Robert Gendur

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