CHAPTER XV. UTILITIES

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

15-101.  Definition. 1

15-102.  Policy. 1

15-103.  Charges, penalty, notice, hearing, termination of service. 1

15-104.  Extension policy. 2

15-105.  Utility connect fee; letter of credit; utility re-connect fee. 2

15-106.  Tampering with service. 3

ARTICLE 2. WATER.. 4

15-201.  General. 4

15-202.  City-at-large improvements and responsibilities. 4

15-203.  Right of the city to refuse water service extension. 4

15-204.  Developer or user improvements. 4

15-205.  Platting requirements. 4

15-206.  Sewage disposal requirements. 4

15-207.  Compliance with city plumbing code. 4

15-208.  New services, new construction, fire sprinkler service. 5

15-209.  Existing water service line leaking between main to meter or meter to structure. 5

15-210.  Leaking between the water main and meter or property line. 5

15-211.  Leaking between meter or property line and structure. 5

15-212.  Repair of meter, risers, yokes and curb cocks. 5

15-213.  By-pass required. 6

15-214.  Meters. 6

15-215.  Refunds. 6

15-216.  Every premise to have separate connection. 6

15-217.  Other items not covered. 6

15-218.  Cross connections prohibited. 6

15-219.  Water rates; generally. 7

15-220.  Water rates; Marion County Improvement District No. 2. 7

ARTICLE 3. SEWERS. 8

15-301.  Definitions. 8

15-302.  User charge system. 9

15-303.  Same; sewer rates. 9

15-304.  Same; billing and delinquencies. 10

15-305.  Same; periodic review. 10

15-306.  Regulation of the use of public and private sewers. 10

15-307.  Same; when private sewers allowed and requirements therefor. 11

15-308.  Same; sewer construction requirements. 11

15-309.  Same; discharges into the sewer system. 12

15-310.  Same; damage to sewers. 15

15-311.  Same; entry and inspection. 15

15-312.  Same; penalties. 16

ARTICLE 4. SOLID WASTE. 17

15-401.  Definitions. 17

15-402.  Prohibition of certain acts and conduct within the city limits. 17

15-403.  Penalties. 18

15-404.  Garbage and rubbish, right of city. 18

15-405.  Frequency of removal. 18

15-406.  Containers; specifications. 18

15-407.  Placing and maintenance of containers. 18

15-408.  Licensed garbage and rubbish collection. 19

15-409.  Collection and billing. 19

15-410.  Charges for city service. 19

ARTICLE 5. ELECTRICITY.. 20

15-501.  Electric rates. 20

15-502.  Net metering policy and procedures for customer-owned renewable energy resources. 20

ARTICLE 6. WATER CONSERVATION.. 21

15-601.  Purpose. 21

15-602.  Definitions. 21

15-603.  Declaration of water watch. 21

15-604.  Declaration of water warning. 22

15-605.  Declaration of water emergency. 22

15-606.  Voluntary conservation measures. 22

15-607.  Mandatory conservation measures. 22

15-608.  Emergency water rates. 23

15-609.  Regulations. 23

15-610.  Violations, disconnecting and penalties. 23

15-611.  Emergency termination. 24