• BWWB provides service to more than 13,000 fire hydrants in more than 30 areas.
  • BWWB provides free water for fire service to homes and businesses in our jurisdiction.
  • BWWB installs and services fire hydrants in the municipalities we serve, and we only charge the cost of installation and servicing the hydrants.

Fire hydrant rates and fees have been held steady, WITH NO INCREASES, since 1998.

View Your Municipality Fire Hydrant Fees & Rates Below:


Municipalities 1998 - 2012
Fire Service
Rate
2012
Phase I
2013
Phase II
2014
Phase III
2015
Phase IV
2016
COS
1998 Franchise
Fee
2011 Franchise
Fee
% Franchise
Fee Increase
City of Adamsville $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $7,840.59 $32,760.51 317.83%
City of Birmingham $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $948,596.61 $1,749,007.74 84.38%
Cahaba Valley Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Center Point Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Town of County Line $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $637.62 $1,503.23 135.76%
Dunnavant Valley Volunteer Fire Department $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
City of Fairfield $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $111,970.55 $187,227.84 67.21%
City of Forestdale $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Forestdale Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
City of Gardendale $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $31,653.78 $104,402.29 229.83%
Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
City of Graysville $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $0 $4,067.81 100%
Helena Fire Department $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
City of Homewood $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $87,335.89 $214,398.93 145.49%
City of Hoover $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $142,240.86 $473,248.09 232.71%
City of Hueytown $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $0 $1,650.17 100%
City of Irondale $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $7,645.59 $30,977.62 305.17%
Town of Kimberly $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $2,720.02 $16,737.76 515.35%
City of Leeds $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $0 $5,304.83 100%
City of Midfield $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $53,606.81 $2,223.38 -95.85%
City of Minor Heights $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Town of Moody $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Town of Morris $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $1,671.45 $11,082.43 563.04%
Mount Olive Fire and Rescue Department $115.00   $150.66
(Service Rate)
           
City of Mountain Brook $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $105,799.09 $216,079.71 104.24%
North Shelby County Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
North Smithfield Manor & Greenleaf Heights Volunteer Fire Department $115.00   $150.66
(Service Rate)
           
Palmerdale Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
City of Pleasant Grove $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $24,957.49 $53,278.34 113.48%
Remlap Volunteer Department $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Rocky Ridge Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Shannon Volunteer Fire Department $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
Summiton Fire Department $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230      
City of Tarrant $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $29,305.14 $60,273.18 105.67%
City of Vestavia Hills $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $88,188.12 $272,804.08 209.34%
City of Warrior $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230 $7,353.48 $19,432.11 164.26%
Wine Ridge Fire District $115 $135 $157 $180 $204 $230