Sec. 26-11. Connection charge.

 

(a) The owner or occupant of any premises who desires to make a tap onto the city's water system shall pay a fee as set forth in Section 2-5 of this Code plus the appropriate material charge to the city.  3/4" corporations may be installed in 4" pipes and larger.  1", 1 1/2" and 2" corporations will be allowed on 6" and larger pipes.  All 1 1/2" and 2" corporations will require a saddle to be installed on the pipe and the corporation will be installed in the saddle.  The appropriate material charge will be determined by the size and quantity of the taps.

 

(b) In addition to the fee to tap into the city's water system set forth in subsection (a), no building or premises shall be connected unless the owner of such premises pays a fee as set forth in Section 2-5 of this Code per front foot of the property upon which the building or premises is located.

 

(c) The provisions of subsection (b) shall not apply if a water assessment has previously been made on said property.

 

Source:  Ord. No. 3058, 1(40), 3-1-82; Ord. No. 4946, 1, 5-21-07; Ord. No. 5135, 17, 9-7-10; Ord. No. 5323, 1, 10-6-14