Chapter 7 CIVIL DEFENSE*
Section 7-5 Emergency water regulations.
(a) The City Manager is authorized to declare a water use emergency
under any of the
1. An equipment failure, large fire or water main break has caused
or, unless emergency water
conservation measures are taken, will cause inadequate water pressures and flows for fire
2. Water system pumping is reasonably
estimated to reach the 24 million gallons per day
(b) After declaring a water use emergency, the City Manager shall
emergency regulations. The procedures and penalties of section 7-4 (b) shall apply to these
Cross-reference - fire flow standards, Section 27-58.
(Ord. No. 16423, § 1, 5-1-00; Ord. No. 17169, § 1, 2-4-02)
(17169, Amended, 02/04/2002, Prior Text; Ord. 16423, Amended, 05/01/2000, Prior Text)