§ 11-66-1 Interference with fire hydrants.
Every person or entity engaged who for the purposes of commercial activity, who
willfully or fraudulently injures or knowingly allows to be injured any fire
hydrant or "dry hydrant," so called as constructed and maintained by a fire
company or district, connected with or belonging to any public waterworks or
water service owned and furnished by the city of Providence or willfully
tampers or meddles with any other of the appliances or appurtenances connected
with or belonging to the public waterworks or water service owned and furnished
by the city of Providence in a manner that causes loss or damage, shall be
fined not less than one thousand dollars ($1,000), nor more than five thousand
This chapter shall not apply to any person who is under the
age of eighteen (18) years.
History of Section.
(P.L. 2006, ch. 581, § 1; P.L. 2006, ch. 593, § 1.)