ORDINANCE NO. 597
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 3, ARTICLE 9, SEWER DEPARTMENT, OF THE 1984 WEEPING WATER MUNICIPAL CODE DEFINING THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE; TO PROVIDE FOR REPEAL OF CONFLICTING ORDINANCES OR SECTIONS; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WEEPING WATER, NEBRASKA:
SECTION 1. That Section 9-908 of the 1994 Weeping Water Municipal Code shall be amended to read as follows:
(A) The municipality shall repair or replace, as the case may be, all pipe constituting major sewer mains.
(B) It shall be the responsibility of the customer to repair or replace all other sewer pipe and appurtenances from the main line to and including over the customer's property. The customer shall also be responsible for the construction, maintenance, and repair or replacement of any meter pit located upon the customer's property. It shall also be the responsibility of the customer to keep the meter pit free from leaves, debris, dirt, and water, so that the meter can be read.
(C) All replacements and repairs made by the customer shall be done in the manner and with the materials approved by the Utilities Superintendent; provided, that the same have been previously approved by the governing body.
SECTION 2. That any other Ordinance passed and approved prior to this passage, approval, and publication or posting of this Ordinance and in conflict with its provisions, is hereby repealed.
SECTION 3. This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force from and after its passage, approval and publication or posting as required by law.
PASSED AND APPROVED this 11th day of July, 2011.