Line flushing scheduled in Weirton

WEIRTON – The Weirton Area Water Board has announced that, beginning Monday, the fall city water line flush will take place on the following schedule:

Monday and Tuesday: downtown Weirton

Tuesday: Kings Creek Bowl and Weircrest

Wednesday: Marland Heights

Oct. 24: Weirton Heights, west of Penco Road, to include North 12th Street; Kings Creek Road; Kingsview Addition; Greentree Road; Willow Street; Theresa Drive; Cove Valley Estates.

Oct. 25: Weirton Heights, east of Penco Road, to include Culler Road; Country Club Estates; Woodlawn Estates; Angeline Estates; Bellaire Addition; Three Springs Drive.

Department crews will begin flushing at 8 a.m. each day and continue until the assigned section is completed. During the flush, some areas may experience low pressure. Customers in the general area of the flushing are advised to refrain from doing laundry during those times because of the likelihood of iron causing yellow staining.