Spokane considers hydrant locks after Hillyard water contamination

The contamination occurred when a commercial hydroseed truck pumping water from a hydrant allowed backflow into the water system. Now the City of Spokane is looking into ways to make sure a similar incident doesn’t happen again.
Published: 5:18 AM PDT September 4, 2019
Updated: 5:17 AM PDT September 4, 2019