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Chapter 14.04 WATER AND SEWER USE--REGULATIONS AND CHARGES*
14.04.00E Editor's Note to Chapter 14.04
14.04.010 Water-sewer department created--Appointment of personnel
14.04.020 Power and duties of director of public works
14.04.022 General Sewer Plan
14.04.030 Departmental regulations--Altering
14.04.035 Right of entry to public utility easements
14.04.040 Definitions
14.04.060 Deposit of moneys
14.04.070 Information on charges or delinquent accounts
14.04.080 Inspection and Approval
14.04.090 Charges for water meter and service line installation
14.04.100 Condition of water and/or sewer service
14.04.105 Permit required for plumbing work
14.04.110 Unauthorized use of water
14.04.120 Sharing or selling water to another
14.04.130 Effect of leakage on bills
14.04.140 Unlawful acts
14.04.145 Cause of action for tampering, unauthorized connections and diversion of services
14.04.150 Fluoridation authorized
14.04.155 Cross Connection Control Program
14.04.160 Department employee rules
14.04.170 Meter connections--Exceptions--Placement
14.04.180 Meter tests and adjustments
14.04.190 Billing procedure and conditions
14.04.191 Termination of utility service to rental dwellings
14.04.192 Termination of utility service to rental dwellings--Exceptions
14.04.193 Termination of utility service to rental dwellings--Service restored
14.04.194 Termination of utility service to rental dwellings--Action by utilities administration
14.04.195 Termination of utility service to rental dwellings--Transfer charges
14.04.196 Termination of utility service--City's rights
14.04.197 Termination of utility service to customers other than residential rental tenants occupying single-family units or individually metered multifamily units - Action by utilities administration
14.04.210 Water service--User charges
14.04.230 Sanitary sewer service--User charges
14.04.230B Conditions and charges applicable to water, sewer and stormwater accounts
14.04.235 System development charges--Connection fees
14.04.236 In-city rates for some property--When
14.04.237 In-city rates for property outside city--When
14.04.240 Sewer connection fee installment contract
14.04.241 Water connection fee installment contract
14.04.242 Recording fees
14.04.250 Fire hydrants
14.04.260 Automatic sprinkler systems for fire protection services
14.04.265 Automatic sprinkler systems for fire protection purposes--Unmetered water connections--No charge
14.04.270 Polluting or obstructing water supply
14.04.280 Procedure for extending mains
14.04.285 Water and Sewer Reimbursement Contracts
Chapter 14.08 CONNECTION TO PUBLIC SEWERS
14.08.010 Permit required
14.08.011 Inspection and Approval
14.08.015 Sewer availability
14.08.020 Application--Fee
14.08.040 Conditions for permit issuance
14.08.041 Contract in lieu of connection fee for industrial sewer customers
14.08.050 Separate connections by Tee- or Wye-branch required
14.08.061 Sewer incentive fund -- Established
14.08.064 Sewer connection incentive fund -- SCIP Phase II
14.08.070 Sewerage - Filing of notice - Alternate enforcement
Chapter 14.09 STORMWATER MANAGEMENT--REGULATIONS AND CHARGES
14.09.010 Purpose
14.09.020 Stormwater management
14.09.030 Ownership of city stormwater facilities and assets
14.09.035 Inspection and Approval
14.09.040 Definitions
14.09.050 Surface water program and stormwater capital plan
14.09.060 Rates for storm and surface water management
14.09.070 Authority for charges for connection to the stormwater system
14.09.080 Surface water management fund
14.09.090 Billing
14.09.100 Credits allowed
14.09.110 Remedies
14.09.120 Appeals
14.09.130 Liens for service/interest
Chapter 14.10 PRETREATMENT ORDINANCE
14.10.010 Purpose and Policy
14.10.020 Administration
14.10.030 Abbreviations
14.10.040 Definitions
14.10.050 Prohibited Discharge Standards
14.10.060 National Categorical Pretreatment Standards
14.10.070 State Pretreatment Standards
14.10.080 Local Limits
14.10.090 City's Right of Revision
14.10.100 Dilution
14.10.110 Pretreatment Facilities
14.10.120 Additional Pretreatment Measures
14.10.130 Accidental Discharge/Slug Discharge Control Plans
14.10.140 Hauled Wastewater
14.10.150 Industrial User Surveys
14.10.160 Wastewater Discharge Permit Requirement
14.10.170 Wastewater Discharge Permitting: Existing Connections
14.10.180 Wastewater Discharge Permitting: New Connections
14.10.190 Wastewater Discharge Permit Applications Contents
14.10.200 Application Signatories and Certifications
14.10.210 Wastewater Discharge Permit Decisions
14.10.220 Wastewater Discharge Permit Duration
14.10.230 Wastewater Discharge Permit Contents
14.10.240 Permit Issuance Process
14.10.250 Wastewater Discharge Permit Modification
14.10.260 Wastewater Discharge Permit Transfer
14.10.270 Wastewater Discharge Permit Revocation
14.10.280 Wastewater Discharge Permit Reissuance
14.10.290 Regulation of Wastewater Received from Other Jurisdictions
14.10.300 Baseline Monitoring Reports
14.10.310 Compliance Schedule Progress Reports
14.10.320 Reports on Compliance with Categorical Pretreatment Standard Deadline
14.10.330 Periodic Compliance Reports
14.10.340 Reports of Changed Conditions
14.10.350 Reports of Potential Problems
14.10.360 Reports from Unpermitted Users
14.10.370 Notice of Violation/Repeat Sampling and Reporting
14.10.380 Notification of the Discharge of Hazardous Waste
14.10.390 Analytical Requirements
14.10.400 Sample Collection
14.10.410 Date of Receipt of Reports
14.10.420 Record Keeping
14.10.430 Certification Statements
14.10.440 Right of Entry: Inspection and Sampling
14.10.450 Search Warrants
14.10.460 Confidential Information
14.10.470 Publication of Users in Significant Non-Compliance
14.10.480 Procedures
14.10.490 Notification of Violation
14.10.500 Consent Orders
14.10.510 Compliance Review Meeting
14.10.520 Compliance Orders
14.10.530 Cease and Desist Orders
14.10.540 Administrative Fines
14.10.550 Emergency Suspensions
14.10.560 Termination of Discharge
14.10.570 Injunctive Relief
14.10.580 Civil Penalties
14.10.590 Criminal Prosecution
14.10.600 Remedies Nonexclusive
14.10.610 Supplemental Penalties
14.10.620 Performance Bonds
14.10.630 Liability Insurance
14.10.640 Payment of Outstanding Fees and Penalties
14.10.650 Water Supply Severance
14.10.660 Public Nuisances
14.10.670 Contractor Listing
14.10.680 Upset
14.10.690 Prohibited Discharge Standards
14.10.700 Bypass
14.10.710 Right to Administrative Hearing
14.10.720 Request for Administrative Hearing
14.10.730 Hearings Officer
14.10.740 Petition for Disqualification
14.10.750 Pleadings, Briefs, Motions, Service
14.10.760 Default
14.10.770 Continuance
14.10.780 Procedure at Hearing
14.10.790 Record of Proceedings
14.10.800 Public Access
14.10.810 Ex Parte Communications
14.10.820 Issuance of Final Order
14.10.830 Final Action
14.10.840 User Charges and Fees
14.10.850 High Strength User Charges and Fees
14.10.860 Pretreatment Charges and Fees
14.10.870 Severability
14.10.880 Conflict
Chapter 14.12 DISCHARGE OF INDUSTRIAL WASTES TO THE INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER PRETREATMENT FACILITY
14.12.010 Purpose and policy
14.12.020 Definitions
14.12.030 Wastewater characteristics
14.12.040 Sewer use service charges--High strength industrial waste charges
14.12.050 Reserved capacity charge--Rates
14.12.060 Reserved capacity charge--When imposed--Latecomer fee
14.12.070 Allocated capacity charge
14.12.080 Excessive waste discharge
14.12.090 Sewer use service charges--Billing--Amount
Chapter 14.16 WATER AND SEWER SERVICE CONNECTIONS*
14.16.00E Editor's Note for Chapter 14.16
14.16.010 Requirements generally
14.16.020 Application requirements
14.16.030 Service conditions
Chapter 14.20 VIOLATION--PENALTY
14.20.010 Enforcement
Chapter 14.24 EROSION CONTROL
14.24.010 Findings
14.24.020 Purpose
14.24.030 Applicability
14.24.035 Adoption of Manuals
14.24.036 Cross References
14.24.040 Definitions
14.24.050 Persons responsible for compliance
14.24.060 Specific compliance requirements
14.24.070 Construction stormwater pollution prevention plans
14.24.075 Adjustments
14.24.076 Exceptions
14.24.080 Enforcement
14.24.090 Liability
Chapter 14.25 STORMWATER CONTROL
14.25.00A Article I. Introduction
14.25.010 Findings
14.25.020 Purpose
14.25.100 Applicability
14.25.105 Adoption of Manuals
14.25.106 Cross References
14.25.110 Definitions
14.25.120 Enforcement
14.25.130 Liability
14.25.199A Article II. Minimum Requirements
14.25.201 Stormwater site plan submittal requirements
14.25.202 Construction stormwater pollution prevention
14.25.203 Source of pollution control
14.25.204 Preservation of natural drainage
14.25.205 Low impact development
14.25.206 Runoff treatment
14.25.207 Flow control
14.25.208 Wetlands protection
14.25.209 Ownership and maintenance
14.25.230 Ownership of stormwater facilities
14.25.240 Bonds and Insurance
14.25.299A Article III. Exceptions and Special Cases
14.25.300 Basin planning
14.25.315 Adjustments
14.25.320 Exceptions
Chapter 14.26 WATER RESOURCES PROTECTION
14.26.100 Purpose
14.26.105 Interpretation
14.26.110 Definitions
14.26.112 Authority
14.26.113 Adoption of manual
14.26.114 Cross reference
14.26.115 Scope and applicability
14.26.117 Discharges to water resources
14.26.120 Minimum standards
14.26.125 Application of greater standards
14.26.130 Greater standards for hazardous materials operations
14.26.135 Restrictions in special protection areas
14.26.140 Administrative programs
14.26.145 Enforcement
14.26.150 Trade secrets and confidential records
14.26.152 Alternative practices
14.26.154 Adjustments
14.26.155 Special Exceptions
14.26.160 Appeals
14.26.165 Halogenated solvent table