Fire Hydrant Meter Application & Information Fire Hydrant Meter Applications (PDF) can be accessed online or requested through the Waterworks General Services Division Meter Shop at
425 Industrial Park Drive
Newport News, VA 23608
Associated Meter Costs
Current (effective July 1, 2016)
1" $390 (Deposit)
3" $855 (Deposit) - with or without RPZ backflow preventer
*$50 fee if Waterworks installs meter
Meter to be picked up by applicant at Waterworks General Services Division Meter Shop (Lee Hall Complex).
Applicants shall call readings in each month and must reapply for a Hydrant Meter Service Permit annually. Failure to call in monthly readings will result in a $25 charge assessed to the account (effective July 1, 2016).
Customers pay current water commodity rates and service fee. Monthly Service Fee is 1″ = $42 and 3″ = $160.