PRIVATE STORM SEWERS 1040.07 CODIFIED SECTION
(a) As used in section ”private storm sewers” means a sewer that handles any drainage, except sanitary sewage, not accepted by the Municipality, whether it is completely or partially enclosed, and including channelized watercourses and streams.
(b) No person shall allow a private storm sewer enclosed water channel to be in the state of disrepair or in such a condition that it cannot adequately handle storm drainage.
(c) A private storm sewer found to be in violation of subsection (b) hereof is hereby declared to be a nuisance and if, after notice to the property owner as required by law, such sewer is not repaired, the Municipality make the necessary repairs and place a lien on the property or collect its costs using other legal or equit remedies.
(d) No person shall connect a private storm sewer to a Municipal sewer without first obtaining a permit from the Municipality. All connections shall be made in conformity with plans and specifications approved by the Municipality and shall be subject to inspection.
(Ord. 1642. Passed 12-3-80)
Storm Sewer Tap-in Charge: $50.00