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Town Providing Free Devices To Hillsborough Water System Customers

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HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — The Town of Hillsborough is providing free water saving devices tocustomers of the Hillsborough water system.

The Town is offering low flow shower heads, low flow faucet aeratorsand water saving toilet retro-flappers beginning Friday.

The devices can reduce water usage for fixtures installed before 1996.

Homes that were constructed or had new fixtures installed after 1996should already have low flow devices installed, due to the revised plumbingcode.

Customers of the Town of Hillsborough Water System may pick-up as many as 2 shower heads, 2 toilet flappers, and up to 3 aerators for use in their home or business at the Town Annex at 137 North Churton Street, beside the Police Department. The Annex is open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Customers must provide proof that they are served by the Town of Hillsborough Water System (waterbill or receipt, identification, etc.) to receive any of the devices.