New fire hydrant Photo KDG

New fire hydrant
Photo KDG

A new hydrant is placed at the corner of Garcia in Merritt. A supervisor says as they were making a local serial number into the cap that they are recorded for capacity (flow) then colour coded. This one will “probably be blue capped and red bodied as a high volume hydrant.”
Merritt takes a lot of pride in readiness including foam products carried in trucks.

On this Day: October 14th 2014
A snow storm in the mountains near Nepal kills 43 people.