Chapter 118
UTILITIES1

Article I. In General

118-1—118-24.    Reserved.

Article II. Water

Division 1. Generally

118-25.    Reserved.

118-26.    Definitions.

118-27.    Supervision of waterworks.

118-28.    Superintendent’s duties.

118-29.    Rules and regulations; notice.

118-30.    Unusual construction or alterations; plans.

118-31.    Prohibited uses of water.

118-32.    Unauthorized water connections.

118-33.    Unauthorized turn on of water.

118-34.    Contamination of water supply prohibited.

118-35.    Waste of water prohibited.

118-36.    Interference with water mains.

118-37.    Opening hydrants; obstructions.

118-38.    Fire protection connections; private premises; detector checks.

118-39.    Curb cocks; opening and closing.

118-40.    Obstruction of curb cock or valves.

118-41.    Use of service pipes; separate premises.

118-42.    Service pipes, maintenance; notice to repair; cost of repair constitutes lien.

118-43.    Interference with supply pipes.

118-44.    Subdivided building; separate pipes.

118-45.    Protection of pipes from freezing.

118-46.    Special permits for water; bill; shutoff.

118-47.    Standpipes or connections, location restricted.

118-48.    Street or highway sprinkling.

118-49.    Drinking fountains.

118-50—118-60.    Reserved.

Division 2. Plumbers

118-61.    License required.

118-62.    Workmanlike performance required.

118-63—118-75.    Reserved.

Division 3. Inspections

118-76.    Department inspectors; credentials.

118-77.    Access to premises; refusal.

118-78.    Unauthorized use of credentials.

118-79—118-90.    Reserved.

Division 4. Meters

118-91.    Installation by superintendent.

118-92.    Inspection where meter larger than three-fourths inch; determination of size.

118-93.    Meters to be sealed; interference prohibited.

118-94.    Ownership of meters.

118-95.    Damage to meters; responsibility of property owner.

118-96.    Bypass prohibited; exception.

118-97—118-105.    Reserved.

Division 5. Supply Pipes and Fixtures

118-106.    Water connection; application procedure.

118-107.    Material for pipes.

118-108.    Approved fixtures required.

118-109.    Supply pipes; installation by department.

118-110.    Cross connections; restrictions on installation.

118-111.    Service pipes; installation by plumber; approval.

118-112.    Laying service pipes.

118-113.    Stop and waste cock; installation and maintenance; meter.

118-114.    Fees for permits, inspection and installation.

118-115—118-125.    Reserved.

Division 6. Cross Connections

118-126.    Definitions.

118-127.    Prohibited; adoption of state regulations.

118-128.    Inspections; right of entry.

118-129.    Discontinuance of service for violations.

118-130.    Protection of potable water supply.

118-131.    Division as supplementary to plumbing code.

118-132.    Periodic inspection.

118-133.    Charges for inspection.

118-134—118-145.    Reserved.

Division 7. Rates and Charges

118-146.    Security deposits.

118-147.    Water rates; minimum requirements.

118-148.    Date of bills.

118-149.    Nonreceipt of bills.

118-150.    Failure of meter to register; testing for accuracy.

118-151.    Adjustment of charges for leaks.

118-152.    Frequency of billing; delinquent accounts; fees.

118-153.    All payments to be received by the department.

118-154.    Service charges constitute lien upon property.

118-155.    Complaints of overcharges.

118-156—118-165.    Reserved.

Division 8. Water Turnoffs and Rebates

118-166.    Discontinuance of water.

118-167.    Turnoff during temporary vacancy.

118-168.    Notice of turning off water; liability for failure.

118-169.    Method of notice.

118-170—118-180.    Reserved.

Division 9. Service Outside City Limits

118-181.    Contract authorization.

118-182.    Rules and regulations.

118-183.    Annexation of water facilities.

118-184.    Permit application; inspections; deposits; installation of meter.

118-185.    Installation expenses; advance payment; consents.

118-186.    Approval of meters.

118-187.    Deposit required.

118-188.    Repairs to mains and pipes.

118-189.    Use or sale of city water.

118-190.    New service pipes.

118-191.    Property occupied by several families.

118-192.    Use of water for unauthorized premises or purpose.

118-193.    Discontinuance of water.

118-194.    Temporary vacancy; charges.

118-195.    Unpaid charges; lien upon property.

118-196.    Faulty meters; testing; bill adjustment.

118-197.    Water for construction purposes.

118-198.    Limitation on quantity of water.

118-199.    Discontinuance of service.

118-200—118-210.    Reserved.

Division 10. Water Use Restrictions

118-211.    Purpose; conditions warranting declaration of emergency.

118-212.    Temporary emergency sprinkling regulations.

118-213.    Enforcement.

118-214—118-220.    Reserved.

Article III. Sewers

Division 1. Generally

118-221.    Purpose and objectives; delegation of authority.

118-222.    Definitions.

118-223.    Abbreviations.

118-224.    Violations; penalties.

118-225.    Records retention.

118-226.    Revisions to article.

118-227.    Penalties for industrial users.

118-228—118-235.    Reserved.

Division 2. Administration and Enforcement

118-236.    Powers and authority of inspectors.

118-237.    Harmful contributions; suspension of service.

118-238.    Upset provisions.

118-239.    Bypass.

118-240.    Revocation of permit.

118-241.    Notification of violation.

118-242.    Show cause hearing.

118-243.    Legal action.

118-244.    Right of appeal.

118-245.    Provisions governing fraud and false statements.

118-246—118-255.    Reserved.

Division 3. Use Regulations

118-256.    Use of public sewers required.

118-257.    Private wastewater disposal.

118-258.    Building sewers and connections.

118-259.    Sewer design and installation.

118-260.    Use of public sewers.

118-261.    General discharge prohibitions.

118-262.    State requirements on discharge limits.

118-263.    Specific discharge limits.

118-264.    Grease, oil and sand interceptors.

118-265.    Pretreatment.

118-266.    Dilution.

118-267.    Spill prevention and containment for slug discharges.

118-268.    Accidental and/or slug discharges; notice.

118-269.    Special agreement for acceptance of industrial waste.

118-270—118-280.    Reserved.

Division 4. National Categorical Pretreatment Standards

118-281.    Applicability.

118-282.    Deadline for compliance with categorical standards.

118-283.    Calculation of equivalent mass and concentration limits.

118-284.    Modification of national categorical pretreatment standards.

118-285.    Baseline monitoring report.

118-286.    Compliance date report.

118-287.    Periodic reports on continued compliance.

118-288.    Sampling and analysis.

118-289.    Reserved.

118-290—118-300.    Reserved.

Division 5. Wastewater Discharge Permits and Reporting Requirements

118-301.    Permit required.

118-302.    Application.

118-303.    Permit modifications.

118-304.    Permit conditions.

118-305.    Duration of permit.

118-306.    Permit transfer.

118-307.    Changes requiring new permit.

118-308.    Authority to enforce permit violations.

118-309.    Reporting requirements for permittees.

118-310.    Signatory requirements for industrial user reports.

118-311.    Confidential information.

118-312.    Permit fees.

118-313—118-325.    Reserved.

Division 6. Rates and Charges

118-326.    Sewer connection charges.

118-327.    User charges and fees.

118-328.    Additional charges and fees for industrial users.

118-329.    Payments; delinquent fees; lien.


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Cross reference—Administration, ch. 2; buildings and building regulations, ch. 22; fire prevention and protection, ch. 62; floods, ch. 66; streets, sidewalks and other public places, ch. 102; subdivisions, ch. 106.