Before 1795, Boston residents obtained their water from local wells, rain barrels, and a spring on the Boston Common.
A fire pipe/standpipe is part of a private fire protection system installed by a property owner.
|Size of Connection||Daily Charge|
|4-inch or smaller||$0.91|
|8-inch or larger||$3.68||Implemented January 1, 2012 and effective through December 31, 2012|