Whitfield County Fire Dept. Begins Hydrant Testing Program May 2

The Whitfield County Fire Department will be performing flow tests on all the fire hydrants throughout county beginning Monday, May 2 continuing through September 2011. This testing is typically conducted on an annual basis to check the flow rate in all fire hydrants which is required by insurance examiners to maintain Whitfield County’s fire rating.

The County Fire Department will begin their hydrant flow testing in the areas of Mill Creek, Westside and Tunnel Hill during the month of May.