Chapter 22 PUBLIC WORKS AND IMPROVEMENTS*
Section 22-253 Private common collector sewers.
(a) A private common collector sewer is a sewer line which is not owned and
maintained by a
public entity and which serves two (2) or more lots, tracts or parcels of land or two (2) or more
structures under separate ownership.
(b) The city may acquire, by gift, purchase or condemnation, any private common
(c) Prior to acquiring, except by gift, a private common collector sewer, the
city shall establish
a sewer district which encompasses the private common collector sewer to be acquired.
(d) After acquiring a private common collector sewer,
the city may repair or reconstruct the
sewer line to bring the line into compliance with city sewer standards and specifications.
Special assessments shall not be levied for sewer district projects that involve the
elimination of private common collector sewers.
(Ord. No. 12208, § 1, 4-3-89; Ord. No. 19842, § 1, 3-17-08)
(Ord. 19842, Amended, 03/17/2008, Prior Text)