How to Get the Hydrant in my Brooklyn Neighborhood turned on During hot Summer Days
Summering in Brooklyn – Get A Spray Cap From Your local FDNY For Your Blocks Hydrant
Brooklynites – Do Not turn on your neighborhoods fire hydrants and run the risk of reducing your communities water pressure while wasting gallons of water with out the use of a spray cap. If you are 18 years of age or older simply stop by your local New York FDNY fire station – identify the hydrants location that you want to use for the day and the FDNY will go by, place a spray cap and open the hydrant for you and your neighbors. Most hydrants remain open until dusk . When you are finished using the hydrant for the day contact the fire station and they will return to shut off the water.
More details regarding use, removal, relocations and spray caps of NYC Fire Hydrants and who can open the fire hydrant on your Brooklyn Block.