If you see a leaking fire hydrant in San Francisco, you should report it immediately by contacting SF311. You can also report the leaking hydrant by using SF311’s on-line Service Request Form. When calling 311 or reporting the leaking hydrant online, you will need to describe the exact location of the hydrant.

However, if an fire hydrant in San Francisco is broken, gushing water, or leaking profusely, you should call 911.


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