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Private hydrant systems as defined in BMC 20.32.010 shall not normally be installed. When deemed necessary by the fire code official, private hydrant systems shall be limited to those cases when the number of public hydrants installed under the distance provisions of this chapter is insufficient. Private hydrant systems shall meet city requirements for public hydrant systems and shall be located as designated by the fire code official and the approving authority. The city shall have the right to go upon the premises and to use the private hydrant systems for public purposes, including testing, flushing and emergency uses. (Ord. 2191 § 6 (Exh. F), 2016; Ord. 2052 § 6 (Exh. F), 2010; Ord. 1926 § 8, 2004; Ord. 1635 § 1, 1996; Ord. 833 § 4, 1977).