CHAPTER XIX. SEWERS

 


ARTICLE 1. PUBLIC, PRIVATE SEWERS, DRAINS  1

19-101....... Definitions. 1

19-102....... Public, private and unlawful deposits; fees for certain authorized deposits. 2

19-103....... Natural outlet; unlawful deposits. 4

19-104....... Construct, maintain; privy, privy vault. 4

19-105....... Occupant’s; property owner’s responsibility. 4

19-106....... Failure; refusal to connect. 5

19-107....... Extension of or connection to sanitary sewer system. 5

19-108....... Areas outside corporate limits. 6

19-109....... Private sewage disposal systems. 6

19-110....... Permit; construction. 6

19-111....... Inspection; superintendent of utilities. 6

19-112....... Compliance with state; county requirements. 7

19-113....... Direct connection with public sewer upon availability. 7

19-114....... Private disposal facilities kept sanitary. 7

19-115....... Additional requirements by health officer. 7

19-116....... Application; permit. 7

19-117....... Classes of building sewer permits. 7

19-118....... Costs; expenses borne by owner. 7

19-119....... Separate; independent building sewer. 8

19-120....... Old building sewers meet requirements. 8

19-121....... Construction, building sewers; conform to city codes. 8

19-122....... Elevation; building sewer. 8

19-123....... Unlawful connections. 8

19-124....... Connections gastight; watertight. 8

19-125....... Inspection; building inspector. 8

19-126....... Excavation; barricades, lights. 9

19-127....... Grease, oil, sand interceptors. 9

19-128....... Discharges not allowed in sanitary sewer. 9

19-129....... Stormwater, unpolluted drainage; discharged. 9

19-130....... Wastes not allowed in public sewers. 9

19-131....... Additional wastes not allowed in public sewers. 10

19-132....... Reserved. 11

19-133....... Preliminary treatment, flow-equalizing facilities. 11

19-134....... Control manholes. 11

19-135....... Measurements, tests, analyses: determination. 12

19-136....... Agreement, arrangement between city, industrial concern. 12

19-137....... Willful destruction, sewage works. 12

19-138....... Right of entry. 12

19-139....... Observe safety rules. 12

19-140:144. Reserved. 13

19-145....... Penalties. 13

ARTICLE 2. SEWER SERVICE CHARGES. 14

19-201....... Rates. 14

19-201b..... Same; North Newton. 15

19-201c..... Same; billing procedures. 15

19-201d..... Same; adjustment. 16

19-201e..... Extra strength surcharge. 16

19-201f..... Same; agreements for discharges into sewer system. 16

19-202....... Reserved. 17

19-203....... No free service. 17

19-204....... Monthly statements. 17

19-205....... Delinquent account. 17

19-206....... Tampering with sewer line unlawful; penalty. 17

19-207....... Sewage disposal fund created. 17

ARTICLE 3. WASTEWATER PRETREATMENT. 19

19-301....... Definitions. 19

19-302....... Director; Duties. 23

19-303....... Prohibited Discharges. 23

19-304....... Industrial Processes Included. 23

19-305....... Wastewater Discharge Permit; Requirement. 24

19-306....... Same; Permit Application. 24

19-307....... Same; Permit Denial or Issuance; Modification; Reissuance; Revocation. 26

19-308....... Same; Permit Provisions. 26

19-309....... Pretreatment Requirement. 27

19-310....... Compliance Required. 28

19-311....... Notification by Users. 28

19-312....... Notification of Hazardous Waste Discharge. 28

19-313....... National Categorical Pretreatment Standards. 29

19-314....... Modification of National Categorical Pretreatment Standards. 29

19-315....... State Requirements. 29

19-316....... Right of Revision. 30

19-317....... Dilution. 30

19-318....... Bypass. 30

19-319....... Accidental Discharges. 30

19-320....... Accidental Discharge/Slug Control Plan. 31

19-321....... Compliance Date Report. 32

19-322....... Pollutant Concentration and Daily Flow Reports. 32

19-323....... Mass Limitations. 32

19-324....... Sampling and Analysis Procedures. 32

19-325....... Provision and Operation of Monitoring Facilities. 33

19-326....... Construction of Monitoring Facilities. 33

19-327....... Harmful Contributions. 33

19-328....... Falsifying Information. 34

19-329....... Record-Keeping Requirements; Availability. 34

19-330....... Confidential Information. 34

19-331....... Right of Entry. 34

19-332....... Show Cause Hearing. 35

19-333....... Violation Notice; Administrative Orders; Consent Orders. 35

19-334....... Legal Action. 36

19-335....... Penalties and Liability for Violations. 36

19-336....... Annual Publication of Noncompliant Users. 36

19-337....... Charges and Fees. 37