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10-213: INTERFERENCE WITH FIRE HYDRANTS 1 :
A. It is unlawful for any person except one duly authorized by the city water superintendent or a member of the fire department to open, turn on or off, interfere with, attach any pipe or hose to, or connect anything with, any fire hydrant belonging to the city.
B. It is unlawful for any person to obstruct free access to any fire hydrant in the city. The obstructions prohibited in this section include, but are not limited to, those caused by placement of boxes, cartons, or other containers, or brick, lumber or dirt, near or around such hydrants, or the growth of grass, weeds or plants near the fire hydrants. (Prior code ch. 14)
2. See also part 13, chapter 2 of this code.