Title 15: Public Works

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Title 15 – Public Works

Chapter 1. In General

Section 15-01-01. Composition of system; general management and control.

Section 15-01-02. Applicability of chapter.
Section 15-01-03. City Administrator – Appointment; duties generally.
Section 15-01-04. City Administrator  – Term of office; removal, resignation, etc.
Section 15-01-05. City Administrator  – Duties.
Section 15-01-06. City Administrator  – Compensation.
Section 15-01-07. Employees – Generally.
Section 15-01-08. Employees  – Salaries.
Section 15-01-09. Monthly bills – when payable.
Section 15-01-10. Monthly bills  – Disconnection of services for failure to pay.
Section 15-01-11. Monthly bills Prerequisites to reconnection of services.
Section 15-01-12. Monthly bills Disputes.
Section 15-01-13. Service connections – Permit – Required.
Section 15-01-14. Service connections  – Contents of application; fees, etc.
Section 15-01-15. Service connections – Issuance.
Section 15-01-16. Rates; fees; penalties.
Section 15-01-17. Hookup fees to existing water and sewer lines.
Section 15-01-18. Continuing service not guaranteed.
Section 15-01-19. Liability for improper service.
Section 15-01-20. Injuring, tampering with, electric lines, meters, prohibited.
Section 15-01-21. Violations of chapter – Right to deny service.
Section 15-01-22. Violations of chapter – Right to public hearing.

Section 15-01-23. Right of entry for purpose of repairing, installing, any public works service

Section 15-01-24. Voluntary disconnection, etc.
Section 15-01-25. Access to meters.
Section 15-01-26. Determining service charges upon failure of meter.
Section 15-01-27. Enforcement of chapter.

Chapter II.  Electricity.

Section 15-02-01. Meters.
Section 15-02-02. Wiring standards.
Section 15-02-03. New service installation
Section 15-02-04. Electric equipment clearances
Section 15-02-05. Distribution – Wind and solar energy system zoning regulations.
Section 15-02-06. Small Wind energy System
Section 15-02-07. Solar Energy Systems

Chapter III. Water

Section 15-03-01. Fluoridation generally.
Section 15-03-02. Assessment prerequisite to connection.
Section 15-03-03. Disposition of money received from assessments.
Section 15-03-04. Size of mains.
Section 15-03-05. Restrictions on use generally.
Section 15-03-06. Obstructing, injuring, tampering, hydrants, prohibited; exception.
Section 15-03-07. Liability of city for decreased, increased, pressure.
Section 15-03-08. Meters.
Section 15-03-09. Wastes.
Section 15-03-10. Connections to be made by licensed master plumbers only; exceptions.
Section 15-03-11. Placement of lines and facilities.
Section 15-03-12. Charges for unmeasured service.
Section 15-03-13. Excavations.
Section 15-03-14. Wells.

Chapter IV. Sewers

Section 15-04-01. Assessment prerequisite to connection.
Section 15-04-02. Disposition of money received from assessments.
Section 15-04-03. Private facilities – Permit required.
Section 15-04-04. Private facilities  Prohibited under certain conditions.
Section 15-04-05. Discharging harmful substances into sewers prohibited.
Section 15-04-06. Connections to be made by licensed master plumbers only; exception.
Section 15-04-07. Well water – Permit to discharge into sewer system – Required.
Section 15-04-08. Extraneous Water from Sanitary Sewer Collection System
Section 15-04-0. Prohibited Discharges into Sanitary Sewer System
Section 15-04-10. Waiver
Section 15-05-11. Construction Requirements
Section 15-05-12. Sump Pump Requirements for New Construction
Section 15-05-13. Power and Authority to Inspect Property
Section 15-05-14. Surcharge
Section 15-05-15. Civil Penalties
Section 15-05-16. Surface Drainage and Storm Sewer System Cleaning and Maintenance Fee.

Chapter V. Garbage & Rubbish

Section 15-05-01. Definition of Terms.
Section 15-05-02. Garbage Cans – Required – Capacity – Construction.
Section 15-05-03. Collection By City – Generally.
Section 15-05-04. Rules applying to municipal solid waste containers
Section 15-05-05. Who May Remove Contents of Garbage, Receptacles; Dumpster diving prohibited.
Section 15-05-06. Removal of Garbage not to be interfered with.
Section 15-05-07. Garbage collection fees.
Section 15-05-08. Collection by city employees or by contract.
Section 15-05-09. Garbage not meeting specifications.
Section 15-05-10. Establishment of Rules.
Section 15-05-11. Other garbage haulers.
Section 15-05-12. Separability of provisions of title.
Section 15-05-13. Recyclable materials – Anti-Scavenging provision.
Section 15-05-14. Sanitation requirements.
Section 15-05-15. Collection dates.
Section 15-05-16. City clean-up days.

Chapter VI. Excavations.

Section 15-06-01. Permit – Required.
Section 15-06-02. Same – Contents of application; deposits.
Section 15-06-03. Filling excavations.

Chapter VII. Public Utility Revenue Bonds.

Section 15-07-01. Authorization of revenue bonds.
Section 15-07-02. Disposition of and accounting for bond proceeds.
Section 15-07-03. Public Utility Revenue Fund.
Section 15-07-04. Priorities of revenue bonds.
Section 15-07-05. Covenants for the security of revenue bonds.
Section 15-07-06. Sale, execution, and delivery of bonds.

Chapter VIII. Sewer Utility Revenue Bonds.

Section 15-08-01. Authorization of revenue bonds.
Section 15-08-02. Disposition of and accounting for bond proceeds.
Section 15-08-03. Sewer Utility Fund.
Section 15-08-04. Priorities among issues of revenue bonds.
Section 15-08-05. Covenants for the security of revenue bonds.
Section 15-08-06. Sale, execution, and delivery of bonds.
Section 15-08-07. Aggregation of Retail Customer Demand Response.
Section 15-08-08. [Untitled].

This document contains the ordinances relating to Title 15 – Public Works in the order of passage.

  • Adopted May 17, 2016 via Ordinance 1010
  • Amended Section 5, Garbage and Rubbish on October 3, 2017 via Ordinance 1026
  • Amended the following Sections on December 21, 2018 via Ordinance 1043
    • Section 15-05-05. Who may remove contents of garbage, receptacles; dumpster diving
      prohibited.
    • Section 15-05-16. Surface Drainage and Storm Sewer System Cleaning and Maintenance Fee.
    • Section 15-08-07. Aggregation of Retail Customer Demand Response
    • Section 15-08-08. [Untitled]
Posted in Municipal Code (Ordinances).