Use of water from a fire hydrant without first securing authorization from the town (authorization to be in writing from the Town Administrator or Public Works Officer) shall result in a fine being imposed against the violator in an amount not to exceed $1,000, together with reimbursement for the cost of water consumed. A violation of this section shall not constitute a misdemeanor pursuant to G.S.§ 14-4.
(Ord. passed 9-6-01; Am. Res. passed 1-10-02; Am. Res. passed 4-14-11)