13,000 Fire Hydrants BFD Asks Residents to Adopt a Hydrant


This winter in Boston has seen over 40″ of snow so far!

The city of Boston has 13,000 fire hydrants and there is just no way they can get to all them.  So Boston firefighters are asking residents to “adopt” a fire hydrant and clear snow from around it.

During a fire minutes count and if firefighters have can’t find, or have to dig out the hydrant, precious time is lost.

So help out, adopt a fire hydrant today! AN3V8840.JPG