Portsmouth Ohio

Where Southern Hospitality Begins

Hydrant Flushing Schedule

The Department of Public Utilities will be flushing fire hydrants in the city beginning Thursday, September 20th thru Thursday, October 25th.  During periods of flushing, customers may experience loss of water/low pressure/colored water for a period of time.  When flushing is completed, customers should notice an improvement in their water service.


September 20, 2018

All of Sciotoville


September 25, 2018

All of Wheelersburg to Franklin Furnace


September 27, 2018

All of New Boston; North on State Route 139, including Eden Park; Rosemount Road; West on Gallia Street to Mabert Road


October 2, 2018

West on Gallia Street from Mabert Road; All areas South of 11th Street to Charles Street and West of Offnere Street


October 4, 2018

North to the end of Mabert Road from Gallia Street including Wayne Hills area; West from Robinson Avenue; Young Street to Offnere Street and areas North to Kinney’s Lane


October 9, 2018

South from 11th Street and Offnere Street to Front Street; Streets West from Offnere Street to Chillicothe Street


October 11, 2018

North from 12th and Offnere Street to Kinney’s Lane. All streets West to Chillicothe Street North to end of Argonne Road. North on Scioto Trail to Coles Boulevard. East on Coles Boulevard to and including Shawnee Road


October 16, 2018

All streets in South/West end of Portsmouth


October 18, 2018

All of West Portsmouth, including Friendship; North on Routes 73/104


October 23, 2018

All of Rosemount area and North on Route #23


October 25, 2018

All high pressure areas.


Flushing will begin at 6:00 p.m. and will last approximately 6-8 hours