CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

15-101.       Definition. 1

15-102.       Furnishing utility services. 1

15-103.       Billing and delinquency dates. 2

15-104.       Refusal or disconnection of utility services. 2

15-105.       Notices and service. 4

15-106.       Hearings and orders. 5

15-107.       Furnishing utility services joint liability. 6

15-108.       Lien upon the premises. 6

15-109.       Late charges and interest; reconnection fees and payment thereof. 6

15-110.       Utility hookups. 7

15-111.       Connection or reconnection. 7

15-112.       Security deposits; residential customers. 8

15-113.       Security deposits; commercial customers. 8

ARTICLE 2. WATER.. 9

15-201.       Supervision of water system. 9

15-202.       Regulations. 9

15-203.       Service not guaranteed. 9

15-204.       Connections required. 9

15-205.       Curb cocks. 9

15-206.       Check valves. 9

15-207.       Unauthorized service. 9

15-208.       Cross connections prohibited. 10

15-209.       Meters. 10

15-210.       Same; testing. 10

15-211.       Tampering with meter. 11

15-212.       Leaks prohibited; penalty. 11

15-213.       Interrupt service. 11

15-214.       Prohibited acts. 11

15-215.       Wasting water. 11

15-216.       Right of access. 11

15-217.       Rates for water service. 11

15-218.       Use during fire. 12

ARTICLE 3.  ELECTRICITY.. 13

15-301.       Rates for electrical service. 13

ARTICLE 4.  SEWERS. 14

15-401.       Definitions. 14

15-402.       Sewer connection required. 15

15-403.       Sewer connection. 15

15-404.       Sewer for each building. 15

15-405(1).       Same; specifications. 16

15-405(2).       Same. 16

15-405(3).       Same. 16

15-405(4).       Same. 16

15-405(5).       Same. 16

15-405(6).       Same. 17

15-405(7).       Same. 17

15-406.       Sewer excavations: damages. 17

15-407.       Failure to connect. 17

15-408.       Privy unlawful. 18

15-409.       Private sewer system. 18

15-410.       Same; permit. 18

15-411.       Same; inspection. 18

15-412.       Same; discharge. 18

15-413.       Same; additional requirements. 18

15-414.       Disposal of sewage. 19

15-415.       Damage to sewers. 19

15-416.       Natural outlet. 19

15-417.       Standards. 19

15-418.       Old building sewers. 19

15-419.       Mud, grease traps. 19

15-420.       Roof, foundation drains. 19

15-421.       Same; exception. 20

15-422.       Prohibited discharges. 20

15-423.       Sanitary sewer service. 20

15-424.       Same. 21

ARTICLE 5.  SOLID WASTE. 22

15-501.       Definitions. 22

15-502.       Duty of owners or occupant. 22

15-503.       Residential containers. 22

15-504.       Commercial containers. 22

15-505.       Miscellaneous waste. 23

15-506.       Frequency of collection. 23

15-507.       Collection equipment. 23

15-508.       Prohibited practices. 23

15-509.       Adopt regulations. 24

15-510.       Commercial hauling. 24

15-511.       Penalty. 24

ARTICLE 6. GAS. 25

15-601.       Monthly rates for gas service. 25

15-602.       Gas pipeline safety regulations. 25

15-603.       Leaks prohibited; penalty. 25

ARTICLE 7. WATER CONSERVATION.. 26

15-701.       Purpose. 26

15-702.       Definitions. 26

15-703.       Declaration of Water Watch. 26

15-704.       Declaration of Water Warning. 27

15-705.       Declaration of Water Emergency. 27

15-706.       Voluntary conservation measures. 27

15-707.       Mandatory conservation measures. 27

15-708.       Emergency water rates. 28

15-709.       Regulations. 28

15-710.       Violations. Disconnections and Penalties. 28

15-711.       Emergency termination. 29

ARTICLE 8.  HEATING AND COOLING STANDARDS  30

15-801.       Definitions. 30

15-802.       New connections. 30

15-803.       Standards. 31