Photo detail

Staff Photo: Brendan Sullivan Michael Wilson with the Gwinnett County Government Department of Water Resources carries the top of a fire hydrant before reapplying after performing maintenance on a fire hydrant at the intersection of Five Fork Trickum and Lindsey Renee Lane in Lawrenceville. The crew apply a food grade grease to lubricate, flush out surface water and spray a fresh coat of paint on the exterior.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Hydrant maintenance helps ensure safety

A look at the maintenance of fire hydrants in Gwinnett, which costs about $680,000 a year.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment