CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

15-101.  Definition; application for services. 1

15-102.  Delinquent accounts. 1

15-103.  Notice; hearing. 2

15-104.  Same; finding. 2

15-105.  Monthly statements; late charge; interest. 2

15-106.  Service termination. 2

15-107.  Bill dispute. 3

15-108.  Utility deposit. 3

15-109.  Petty cash fund. 3

15-110.  Same; deposits. 4

15-112.  Reconnection. 4

15-113.  Bad debt charges. 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. 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. 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; notice; hearing; finding; liability. 9

15-224.  Use during fire. 9

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

ARTICLE 3. ELECTRICITY.. 10

15-301.  Electrical rates. 10

15-302.  Demand meter charges. 10

15-303.  Temporary service. 10

ARTICLE 4. SEWERS. 11

15-401.  Sewer service. 11

15-402.  Sewer rates. 11

15-403.  Unlawful acts. 11

15-404.  Water and sewage system. 12

15-405.  Payment and delinquencies. 12

15-406.  Sewage system reserve fund. 12

15-407.  Rules and regulations. 12

15-408.  Sewer connection fees. 12

ARTICLE 5. SOLID WASTE.. 14

15-501.  Solid waste code adopted. 14

15-502.  Collection. 14

15-503.  Rates. 14

15-504.  Open burning. 14

15-505.  Bulky waste. 14

15-506.  Duty of owner, occupant. 15

15-507.  Contracts. 15

15-508.  Insurance. 15

15-509.  Same. 16

15-510.  Claims. 17

15-511.  Streets. 17

15-512.  Permit. 17

15-513.  Collection list. 17

15-514.  Revocation. 18

15-515.  Exemptions and hearing. 18

ARTICLE 6. WATER CONSERVATION.. 19

15-601.  Purpose. 19

15-602.  Definitions. 19

15-603.  Declaration of a water watch. 19

15-604.  Declaration of a water warning. 19

15-605.  Declaration of a water emergency. 20

15-606.  Voluntary conservation measures. 20

15-607.  Mandatory conservation measures. 20

15-608.  Emergency water rates. 21

15-609.  Regulations. 21

15-610.  Violations, disconnections and penalties. 21

15-611.  Emergency termination. 22

15-612.  Severability. 22

15-613.  Planting of buffalo grass. 22

15-614.  Same; improved buffalo grass varieties. 22

15-615.  Same; rate of seeding. 22

15-616.  Same; date of seeding. 22

15-617.  Same; seed analysis required. 22

15-618.  Same; rebate procedure. 23

15-619.  Same; plugging allowed. 23

15-620.  Same; rebate program expires. 23