Adopt a Hydrant

Are you interested in adopting one of our hydrants? You're in the right place. Keeping our hydrants clear of snow, ice, and tall grass will help safeguard our neighborhoods. For partnering with us you will receive 1,000 mygrcity points that can be redeemed for great rewards! Read on below to learn how to enroll.

Online Form

Step 1.Choose to adopt a hydrant as an individual or a group

You can adopt a single hydrant as an individual, or multiple hydrants as a group.

If you would like to adopt one hydrant, complete the form as an individual and select a single hydrant in the next step. You may also adopt more than one hydrant. However, you’ll need to complete a separate form for each hydrant.

Keep in mind that groups must adopt at least 5 or more hydrants.

Step 2.Locate a Hydrant

Use this map to select your hydrant.

You may type an address in the search bar or zoom in on the map to view the available hydrants (shown in yellow) in your desired area.

Write down the hydrant number to fill in on the application.

Step 3.Review the Care & Safety Guidelines

Make sure that you’ve read and agree to these guidelines(PDF, 176KB) in the application form.

Step 4.Complete the online form

Apply Online

Step 5.We'll review your form

You will receive an email confirmation of your adoption that will include important guidelines for Hydrant care, a certificate of participation and your mygrcity points code worth 1,000 points. If you are not already registered to earn points, visit http://www.mygrcitypoints.com/. You can redeem points for some great rewards.

 

Paper Form

Step 1.Choose to adopt a hydrant as an individual or a group

You can adopt a single hydrant as an individual, or multiple hydrants as a group.

If you would like to adopt one hydrant, complete the form as an individual and select a single hydrant in the next step. You may also adopt more than one hydrant. However, you’ll need to complete a separate form for each hydrant.

Keep in mind that groups must adopt at least 5 or more hydrants.

Step 2.Locate a Hydrant

Use this map to select your Hydrant.  

You may type an address in the search bar or zoom in on the map to view the available hydrants (shown in yellow) in your desired area.

Write down the hydrant number to fill in on the application.

Step 3.Review the Care & Safety Guidelines

Make sure that you’ve read and agree to these guidelines(PDF, 176KB) in the application form.

Step 4.Complete the hydrant adoption form

Download and fill out the paper application.

Download the Application(PDF, 307KB)

Step 5.Send us your completed application

Mail or email your application to us at the address listed in the Contact Us section

Step 6.We'll review your form

You will receive an email confirmation of your adoption that will include important guidelines for Hydrant care, a certificate of participation and your mygrcity points code worth 1,000 points. If you are not already registered to earn points, visit http://www.mygrcitypoints.com/. You can redeem points for some great rewards.

Phone

Step 1.Choose to adopt a hydrant as an individual or a group

You can adopt a single hydrant as an individual, or multiple hydrants as a group.

If you would like to adopt one hydrant, complete the form as an individual and select a single hydrant in the next step. You may also adopt more than one hydrant. However, you’ll need to complete a separate form for each hydrant.

Keep in mind that groups must adopt at least 5 or more hydrants.

Step 2.Locate a Hydrant

Use this map to select your Hydrant.

You may type an address in the search bar or zoom in on the map to view the available hydrants (shown in yellow) in your desired area.

Write down the hydrant number to fill in on the application.

Step 3.Review the Care & Safety Guidelines

Make sure that you’ve read and agree to these guidelines(PDF, 176KB) in the application form.

Step 4.Give us a call

Call us at 311 or 616.456.300 for help completing the form. 

Step 5.We'll review your form

You will receive an email confirmation of your adoption that will include important guidelines for Hydrant care, a certificate of participation and your mygrcity points code worth 1,000 points. If you are not already registered to earn points, visit http://www.mygrcitypoints.com/. You can redeem points for some great rewards.

In Person

Step 1.Choose to adopt a hydrant as an individual or a group

You can adopt a single hydrant as an individual, or multiple hydrants as a group.

If you would like to adopt one hydrant, complete the form as an individual and select a single hydrant in the next step. You may also adopt more than one hydrant. However, you’ll need to complete a separate form for each hydrant.

Keep in mind that groups must adopt at least 5 or more hydrants.

Step 2.Locate a Hydrant

Use this map to select your Hydrant.

You may type an address in the search bar or zoom in on the map to view the available hydrants (shown in yellow) in your desired area.

Write down the hydrant number to fill in on the application.

Step 3.Review the Care & Safety Guidelines

Make sure that you’ve read and agree to these guidelines(PDF, 176KB) in the application form.

Step 4.Visit our office

We'll get you an application and help you apply!

We're located at the address listed in the Contact Us section. Our office hours are 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.  

Step 5.We'll review your form

You will receive an email confirmation of your adoption that will include important guidelines for Hydrant care, a certificate of participation and your mygrcity points code worth 1,000 points. If you are not already registered to earn points, visit http://www.mygrcitypoints.com/. You can redeem points for some great rewards.