Different Colors on Fire Hydrants Explained

Posted on July 24, 2020

The City of Kenton Government Facebook page explained difference of colors found on fire hydrants throughout the city.

Hydrants with a red bonnet are Class C and produce 499 gallons of water a minute or less.

Orange is for Class B with 500-999 gpm.

Green is Class A producing 1000-1499 gpm.

Light Blue hydrants are Class AA and will produce 1500 gallons per minute or more.

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