The afternoon and evening starting Monday, October 18th the City of Essex will be flushing hydrants. The purpose of this is to flush the manganese and iron out of the dead ends. Do not wash your white clothes during this time and for at least 48 hours after. If issues persist after this time period, please contact City Hall. Thank you for your patience as we work to improve the quality of your water.


  • Occurs Monday, October 18th, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm