New Long Beach Fire Hydrants Won't Rust, Freeze, Or Get Opened By Wrong PeopleIn Long Beach, some revolutionary new fire hydrants have been turning a lot of heads.
Schumer: Federal Rule To Trash Fire Hydrants 'Makes No Sense Whatsoever'The senator is taking issue with the EPA's interpretation of a 2011 law. He says Congress didn't intend for hydrants to be included in the new reduced-lead drinking water standards.
4 Middle Island Teens Accused Of Tampering With Fire HydrantsSuffolk County water officials said the typical hydrants can release more than 2,000 gallons of water per minute. Some hydrants remained open for hours causing flooding on roads and properties.