perhaps b/c there is no water to fill them with so they figure, why botherGood question to ask is why so few fire hydrants in the DR. Now that I think of it in the neighborhood in Santiago where my mom lives in I did not see any. Perhaps because of the materials used to make homes are fire retartant or something. I'm sure some members living on the island might have an answer.:ermm:
Ps link is hilarious.