Why is my water discolored?
  • Water discoloration can occur for a variety of reasons: flushing of hydrants, main breaks, internal plumbing issues, galvanized plumbing, etc.
  • If you are experiencing discolored water, please contact Public Works at 815-895-3545.
  • Information regarding construction and flushing updates can be found on the City's website.

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1. How much water does the average person or home use?
2. Do I need a water softener?
3. Where does Sycamore's water come from, and how does it get to my home?
4. How do I know what material was used for my water service line?
5. How does the City of Sycamore treat the water?
6. Why is my water discolored?
7. Is my water safe to drink?