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ORDINANCE NO. 268 <br />AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF ELK GROVE VILLAGE BY ADDING THERETO <br />CHAPTER 22A RELATING TO VILLAGE WATER AND SEWER <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the President and Board of Trustees of the <br />Village of Elk Grove Village, Counties of Cook and DuPage, Illinois: <br />Section 1. That the Municipal Code of Elk Grove Village is hereby amended by <br />adding thereto the following: <br />"Chapter 22A. Water and Sewer. <br />"Article I. General Provisions. <br />"Section 22A.101. Turning on of water. No water from the Village water supply <br />shall be turned on for service into any premises by any person except upon the <br />order of the Superintendent of Public Works of the Village. <br />"Section 22A.102. Application. Application to have water turned on shall be <br />made in writing to the Superintendent of Public Works and shall contain an <br />agreement by the applicant to abide by the ordinances of the Village including <br />provisions contained in this Chapter and in Section 8.005 of this Code. <br />"Section 22A.103. Plumbing. No water shall be turned on for service in any <br />premises in which the plumbing does not comply with the ordinances of the Village, <br />provided, however, that water may be turned on for construction work in un- <br />finished buildings subject to the provisions of this Chapter. <br />"Section 22A.104. Tap -on and inspection fees. No connection to a water or sewer <br />main shall be made without a permit being issued and 24 hours notice having been <br />given to the Superintendent of Public Works. All such connections shall be <br />made and worked on at the expense of the applicant, who shall furnish materials <br />necessary for such work. All such connections shall be made under the supervision <br />of the Superintendent of Public Works and no connection shall be covered until the <br />work has been inspected by him. Application for a connection to Village water or <br />sewer main shall be made to the Superintendent of Public Works together with a <br />tender of the proper tap -on and inspection fee in an amount determined by <br />resolution of the President and Board of Trustees and in accordance with the <br />provisions of Section 8.005 of this Code, prior to the issuance of any permit. <br />"Section 22A.105. Re -sale. No water shall be re -sold and distributed by the <br />recipient thereof from the Village supply to any other premises than that for <br />which application has been made and the meter installed, except in case of <br />emergency. <br />"Section 22A.106. Tampering. It shall be unlawful for any person not authorized <br />by the Village to tamper with, alter or injure any part of the Village water or <br />sewer facilities or any meter. <br />"Section 22A.107. Any person, firm or corporation violating any provision of <br />this Article I shall be fined not less than $1.00 nor more than $200 for each <br />offense and a separate offense shall be deemed committed on each day during or <br />on which a violation occurs or continues. <br />"Article II. Service Pipes. <br />"Section 22A.201. Installation. All water and sewer pipes from the mains to <br />the premises served shall be installed by and at the cost of the owner of the <br />property to be served on the applicant for the service. Such installation shall <br />be under the inspection of the building '_nspector. <br />"Section 22A.202. No water and sewer service shall be installed unless it con- <br />forms to specifications drawn up by the Village Engineer and approved by the <br />President and Board of Trustees, a copy of which shall be kept on file in the <br />office of the Superintendent of Public Works. <br />"Section 22A.203. Repairs. All repairs for water and sewer service pipes and <br />plumbing systems of buildings shall be made by and at the expense of the owners <br />of the premises served. The Village may in case of an emergency, repair any <br />service pipes and if this is done the cost of such repair work shall be repaid <br />to the Village by the owner of the premises served. <br />