CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

 


ARTICLE 1. WATER.. 1

15-101.       City superintendent. 1

15-102.       Regulations. 1

15-103.       Service not guaranteed. 1

15-104.       Service connections required. 1

15-105.       Connection charge; water: 1

15-106.       Meters. 1

15-107.       Tampering with meter. 2

15-108.       Leaks. 2

15-109.       Testing meter. 2

15-110.       Disconnection, reconnection charge. 2

15-111.       Interrupt service. 2

15-112.       Prohibited acts. 2

15-113.       Wasting water. 3

15-114.       Right of access. 3

15-115.       Utility bills. 3

15-116.       Delinquent accounts. 3

15-117.       Notice; hearing. 3

15-118.       Same; finding. 4

15-119.       Water services; classification. 4

15-120.       Water rates within the city; residential. 4

15-121.       Water rates within city-business (regular size meter). 4

15-122.       Water rates outside city limits (residential or business). 4

15-123.       Water rates to commercial (oversize) meter users, schools and nursing home, etc. 4

15-124.       Charges. 5

15-125.       Multiple users. 5

15-126.       Water services. 5

15-127.       Cross-connections article; definitions. 5

15-128.       Same; cross connections prohibited. 6

15-129.       Same; survey and investigations. 6

15-130.       Same; where protection is required. 7

15-131.       Same; law irrigation systems. 8

15-132.       Backflow prevention devices; requirements. 8

15-133.       Same; installation. 9

15-134.       Same; inspection and maintenance. 9

15-135.       Violations and penalties. 10

ARTICLE 2.  SOLID WASTE.. 11

15-201.       Definitions. 11

15-202.       Collection. 11

15-203.       Contracts. 11

15-204.       Duty of customer; containers. 11

15-205.       Sanitation; health, fire hazards. 12

15-206.       Collection. 13

15-207.       Permits. 13

15-208.       Contractors. 13

15-209.       Duty to request garbage service. 14

15-210.       Collection charges. 14

ARTICLE 3.  SEWER USE REGULATIONS. 16

15-301.       Definitions. 16

15-302.       Superintendent of sewage works. 17

15-303.       Unlawful deposits. 17

15-304.       Prohibited discharges. 17

15-305.       Privies, septic tanks. 17

15-306.       Connection required. 17

15-307.       Private disposal system. 18

15-308.       Same; permit. 18

15-309.       Same; inspection. 18

15-310.       Same; specifications. 18

15-311.       Same; connection to public sewer. 18

15-312.       Same; operation. 18

15-313.       Same; requirements of health officer. 19

15-314.       Connections; permits. 19

15-315.       Same; application fee. 19

15-316.       Expenses; damage. 19

15-317.       Sewer for each building. 19

15-318.       Old building sewers. 19

15-319.       Specifications. 19

15-320.       Sewer elevation. 20

15-321.       Excavation. 20

15-322.       Connection standards. 20

15-323.       Same; inspection. 21

15-324.       Barricades and lights. 21

15-325.       Downspouts, drains. 21

15-326.       Sanitary sewers. 21

15-327.       Storm sewers. 21

15-328.       Prohibited discharges. 21

15-329.       Same; discretion of superintendent. 22

15-330.       Same; procedure. 23

15-331.       Interceptors. 24

15-332.       Preliminary treatment. 24

15-333.       Manholes. 24

15-334.       Testing. 24

15-335.       Industrial waste. 25

15-336.       Damaging sewers. 25

15-337.       Right of entry. 25

15-338.       Same; same, liability. 25

15-339.       Easement. 25

15-340.       Violations. 25

ARTICLE 4.  SEWER SERVICE CHARGES. 27

15-401.       Purpose. 27

15-402.       Definitions. 27

15-403.       User charge system. 28

15-404.       Application for connection; fee. 28

15-405.       Rates. 28

15-406.       Billing. 29

15-407.       Annual review; notice. 29

ARTICLE 5. WATER CONSERVATION.. 30

15-501.       Purpose. 30

15-502.       Definitions. 30

15-503.       Declaration of water watch. 30

15-504.       Declaration of water warning. 31

15-505.       Declaration of a water emergency. 31

15-506.       Voluntary conservation measures. 31

15-507.       Mandatory conservation measures. 31

15-508.       Emergency water rates. 32

15-509.       Regulations. 32

15-510.       Violations, disconnections and penalties. 32

15-511.       Emergency termination. 33