Hydrant Flushing

Independence Township will be conducting hydrant flushing on Wednesday, May 4th, 2022, through Friday, June 10th, 2022.  This work will be performed between the hours of 7:30 A.M. – 5:30 P.M. Customers may experience some discolored water. Please run cold water to clear your lines and avoid doing laundry until the water is clear. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation.
For further information contact the DPW at 248-625-8222.

Hillview Hydrant Flushing will be begin on Wednesday, May 18th, 2022. This will only take one day. 


Hydrant flushing schedule:
Spring - Flush dead-end hydrants through entire township starting May 2022 (including Hillview)
Summer - Flush Hillview sub only
Fall - Flush dead-end hydrants and winterize entire township (including Hillview)


It is illegal to use fire hydrants - Please call us at 248-625-8222 if anyone is seen using a hydrant.
To utilize water from a fire hydrant, please call the DPW to acquire a permit.