CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

15-101.  Definition. 1

15-102.  Termination of utility service. 1

15-103.  Appointment of standing committee. 1

15-104.  Notice of hearing. 1

15-105.  Payment of account. 1

15-106.  Utility deposit. 2

15-107.  Delinquent accounts; refusal of service; termination of service; lien against property. 2

15-108.  Landlord liability. 3

15-109.  Petty cash fund. 3

15-110.  Same; deposits. 3

15-111.  Same; vouchers. 3

ARTICLE 2. WATER.. 5

15-201.  Superintendent of water and sewage. 5

15-202.  Regulations. 5

15-203.  Service not guaranteed. 5

15-204.  Service connections required. 5

15-205.  Application for service. 5

15-206.  City to make connections. 6

15-207.  Connection fees. 6

15-208.  Curb cocks. 6

15-209.  Check valves. 6

15-210.  Unauthorized service. 6

15-211.  Meters. 6

15-212.  Same; testing. 7

15-213.  Tampering with meter. 7

15-214.  Leaks prohibited; penalty. 7

15-215.  Disconnection, reconnection charge. 7

15-216.  Utility deposit. 7

15-217.  Interrupt service. 7

15-218.  Prohibited acts. 7

15-219.  Wasting water. 8

15-220.  Right of access. 8

15-221.  Rates. 8

15-222.  Payment of bills. 8

15-223.  Delinquent accounts; notice; hearing; finding; liability. 8

15-224.  Use during fire. 8

15-225.  Cross-connections prohibited. 9

15-226.  Same; protective backflow devices required. 9

15-227.  Same; inspection. 9

15-228.  Same; protection from contaminants. 9

15-229.  Same; regulations incorporated by reference. 9

ARTICLE 3. SEWERS. 10

15-301.  Definitions. 10

15-302.  Sewer connection required. 11

15-303.  Permit; connection fee. 11

15-304.  Application. 11

15-305.  Costs. 12

15-306.  Sewer connection. 12

15-307.  Sewer for each building. 12

15-308(1).  Same; specifications. 12

15-308(2).  Same. 12

15-308(3).  Same. 13

15-308(4).  Same. 13

15-308(5).  Same. 13

15-308(6).  Same. 13

15-308(7).  Same. 13

15-309.  Sewer excavations; damages. 14

15-310.  Failure to connect. 14

15-311.  Privy unlawful. 14

15-312.  Private sewer system. 14

15-313.  Same; permit. 14

15-314.  Same; inspection. 14

15-315.  Same; discharge. 15

15-316.  Same; additional requirements. 15

15-317.  Disposal of sewage. 15

15-318.  Damage to sewers. 15

15-319.  Natural outlet. 15

15-320.  Standards. 16

15-321.  Old building sewers. 16

15-322.  Mud, grease traps. 16

15-323.  Roof, foundation drains. 16

15-324.  Same; exception. 16

15-325.  Prohibited discharges. 16

15-326.  Bills. 17

15-327.  Delinquent accounts; lien against property. 17

15-328.  Sewer service charge. 17

ARTICLE 4. SOLID WASTE.. 18

15-401.  Definitions. 18

15-402.  Control of solid waste. 19

15-403.  Collection of solid waste. 19

15-404.  Time of collections. 20

15-405.  Place of collections. 20

15-406.  Containers. 20

15-407.  Polycart system. 21

15-408.  Charges for collections. 21

15-409.  Billings. 22

15-410.  Prohibited practices. 22

15-411.  Collection prohibited without contract; exceptions. 22

15-412.  Criminal penalties. 22

15-413.  Civil penalties. 22