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Water Plant Testing May Cause Rusty Water
Residents may experience rusty water or fluctuations in water pressure on Thursday during testing of the new high service pumps at the new water plant, 1800 E. 13th St.
Water Testing Begins at Ada Hayden
The Water and Pollution Control Department is working with the State Hygienic Laboratory (SHL), based in Iowa City, to perform water quality monitoring at Ada Hayden Heritage Park. The in-depth monitoring of the lake began this week and will continue for the summer.
South Duff Improvements Begin on Monday
Improvements to the outside lanes of south Duff Avenue from the Squaw Creek Bridge north to South Fifth Street will begin on Monday, May 22, weather dependent. Two-lane, north and south traffic will be maintained through most of the work zone. However, traffic will funnel to one lane in each direction in front of the Walmart Supercenter, 534 S. Duff Ave.