The City of Annapolis City Code Section 16.08.10 states:
"No person shall open or assist in opening any fireplug belonging to the City, except in the case of an actual fire in the vicinity, or remove the cover from any water box, stopcock box or meter box, or turn off or on the supply of water by means of valves on the main stopcock on the service pipe, meter box, or otherwise, without the authority of the Director of Public Works, without first having obtained a permit, and without displaying the permit during the course of committing the act. A person who violates this section is guilty of a municipal infraction and is subject to a fine as established by resolution of the City Council."
The Department of Public Works will provide an approved permit upon completion and acceptance of the below application. This application may be used for the following purposes: Fire Flow and Adequate Facilities.
Find the following documents on the Forms, Permits and Licenses page under Public Works