CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

15-101.       Definition. 1

15-102.       Delinquent accounts and charges. 1

15-103.       Notice; hearing. 1

15-104.       Same; finding. 2

15-105.       Utility deposit. 2

15-106.       Delinquent accounts; refusal of service; termination of service; lien against property. 2

15-107.       Landlord liability. 3

15-108.       Petty cash fund. 3

15-109.       Same; deposits. 3

15-110.       Same; vouchers. 4

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. 7

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. 8

15-218.       Prohibited acts. 8

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; water. 9

15-224.       Use during fire. 9

ARTICLE 3. SEWERS. 10

15-301.       Definitions. 10

15-302.       General provisions. 11

15-303.       Public and private sewers. 11

15-304.       Sewer connections. 12

15-305.       Unlawful discharges. 13

15-306.       Damaging sewers. 16

15-307.       Actions by city. 16

15-308.       Penalty. 17

15-309.       Sewer service charge. 17

ARTICLE 4. CROSS CONNECTIONS. 18

15-401.       Purpose. 18

15-402.       Cross connections prohibited. 18

15-403.       Protective backflow preventers required. 18

15-404.       Inspection. 18

15-405.       Protection from contaminants. 18

15-406.       Incorporation by reference. 18

ARTICLE 5. SOLID WASTE.. 20

15-501.       Solid waste storage. 20

15-502.       Collection of solid waste. 20

15-503.       Disposal of solid waste. 20

15-504.       Permits. 21

15-505.       Prohibited practices. 22

15-506.       Service charges. 22

15-507.       Penalties. 22

15-508.       Management and operation. 22

15-509.       Severability clause. 22

15-510.       Definitions. 23

ARTICLE 6. WATER DROUGHT/EMERGENCY   25

15-601.       Purpose. 25

15-602.       Definitions. 25

15-603.       Declaration of water watch. 25

15-604.       Declaration of water warning. 26

15-605.       Declaration of water emergency. 26

15-606.       Voluntary conservation measures. 26

15-607.       Mandatory conservation measures. 26

15-608.       Emergency water rates. 27

15-609.       Regulations. 27

15-610.       Violations, disconnections and penalties. 27

15-611.       Emergency termination. 28