2021 Hydrant Flushing Schedule

OTTAWA WATER DEPARTMENT FLUSHING SCHEDULE FALL 2021

Tuesday, September 14

• East Norris Drive, east of the Fox River.
• Ottawa Industrial Park & Champlain Street between Norris Drive and Goose Creek

Wednesday. September 15

• Bellevue Avenue and all intersecting streets.
• Gracefield Subdivision.

Thursday, September 16

• Etna Road, east of Route 23.
• Oak Ridge Drive, Circle Drive, Meadow Lane, Delaney Drive, Charles Court, Hillside Avenue, Everette Road and Avon Lane.
• Turnberry Subdivision.
• Reynolds Manor

Friday. September 17

• West of Route 23, Including Kain Subdivision and Emerald Drive.


Monday, September 20

• Hydrants east of Columbus Street from Joliet Street north to Goose Creek, including Alinda Avenue.

Tuesday, September 21

• North of Interstate 80, all hydrants west of Route 23

Wednesday, September 22

• North of Interstate 80, all hydrants east of Route 23

Thursday, September 23

• Hydrants on West Joliet Street from Walnut Street east to Columbus Street and North, including Wilcox Subdivision

Friday, September 24

• Hydrants on West Joliet Street from Poplar Street east to Boyce Lane and North to Evans Street.
• Autumnwood Subdivision.


Monday, September 27

• Hydrants on West Marquette Street from Boyce Memorial Drive east to Columbus St.
• Price Subdivision.
• Pickwick, Polk and Piper Streets.
• 1400 Block of West Lafayette Street.

Tuesday, September 28

• Hydrants north of the Fox River from Paul to Champlain Street, including hydrants north to CSX Railroad Tracks.

Wednesday, September 29

• Hydrants from the Illinois River north to the Illinois-Michigan Canal from Chestnut Street east to Clinton Street.
Thursday, Sept ember 30

• Hydrants on Madison Street from Boyce Memorial Drive east to Sycamore Street and north to the 1-M Canal.
Friday, October 01

• Hydrants on West Main Street from Fillmore Street west to Boyce Memorial Drive and south to Ottawa Avenue.


Monday, October 04

• Hydrants south of Illinois Avenue and west of Leland to the Illinois River.
• Hydrants on Phelps Street from Boyce Memorial Drive to Elm Street, Cactus Street, Vine Street and Fern Street, including Pilkington.

Tuesday, October 05

• Hydrants on the east side located between the Fox and Illinois Rivers, including Canal Road.
Wednesday, October 06

• Downtown/Columbus & LaSalle Streets
• Heritage Harbor Thursday, October 07
• Hydrants from Hitt Street south to College Avenue from State Street west to City limits.

Friday, October 08

• South of Illinois River from State Street east to City limits and south to Watson Street.


Monday, October 11

• All of Tomahawk Terrace/Indian Village Subdivision.
• McKinley Road from Catherine Street east to Dakota Drive and south to Southtown Mall, and the 1400 block of Catherine Street
Tuesday October 12

• White Lane and Parks Lane west to University Avenue from Gentleman Road south to View Street.
Wednesday October 13

• The 900-1200 blocks of Marcy Street.
• 700, 800 & 900 blocks of 4-H Road, north to College Avenue, Briarcrest Subdivision east to Adams Street.

Thursday, October 14

• West McKinley Road from Catherine Street west to Dairy Lane and south to Jeremiah Ln.

Friday, October 15

• West McKinley Road and Pembrook Subdivision.

2021 Music in the Street

2021 Music in the Street

Events are subject to change.

Ottawa Special Events Committee Music in the Street
Saturday, September 11, 2021 in the 200 block of W. Madison Street
3 – 6 P.M. – Ray’s Rockets playing classic rock
Hosted by Alure’ Aquarium Bar and Alexis Ferracuti
Bring your lawn chair!

Ottawa Special Events Committee Music in the Street
Friday, September 17, 2021 in the 200 block of W. Madison Street
Easy Riders a Blues/Rock band
6 – 9 P.M.
Hosted by Open Space Art Gallery & Studios LLC
Bring your lawn chair!

Ottawa Special Events Committee Music in the Street
Saturday, September 18, 2021 in the 100 block of W. Jackson Street
12 – 2 P.M. – Nicodemus playing classic rock music
3 – 5 P.M. – Canal St. Duo – Mike and Jay (acoustic duo) from the Radium City Rebels
Hosted by Tangled Roots Brewing Company/Lone Buffalo
Bring your lawn chair!

Ottawa Special Events Committee Music in the Street
Friday, September 24, 2021 on Walker Street (between Main Street and Madison Street)
Madd Hoss Jackson playing country/rock music
8 P.M. – 12 A.M.
Hosted by Muffy’s Tap – 423 W. Madison Street
Bring your lawn chair!

Ottawa Special Events Committee Music in the Street
Saturday, September 25, 2021 in the parking lot at 901 LaSalle Street
Silverstrings band playing country, early rock n’ roll, 70’s, and 80’s music
3 – 7 P.M.
Hosted by the American Legion
Bring your lawn chair!

Ottawa Special Events Committee Music in the Street
Saturday, October 2, 2021 in the Jordan Block at 111 W. Main Street
Fueled by Whiskey playing country rock music
8 – 11 P.M.
Hosted by JJ’s Pub
Bring your lawn chair!

Lead / Copper Notification

The City of Ottawa found elevated levels of lead in drinking water in some homes/buildings in our community. Lead can cause serious health problems, especially for pregnant women and children 6 years and younger. Please read the following notice closely to see what you can do to reduce lead in your drinking water and learn what the City of Ottawa is doing to address this problem. For more information please call Dave Erwin Asst. Superintendent Water/Wastewater @ 815-433-0161 Ext. 312 or visit www.CityofOttawa.org

Lead in Drinking Water Information