Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - The Lima Fire Department has begun their annual flushing of the cities fire hydrants- as is necessary to provide residents with better quality water and fire prevention.

Customers may experience fluctuations in pressure and or discoloration of their water during flushing.

If you experience discolored water- run your water until it clears- and during periods of discoloration- postpone washing clothes until the water clears.