Change 4, January 10, 2006
Municipal code references
Building, utility and housing codes: title 12.
Refuse disposal: title 17.
WATER AND SEWERS1
1. SEWER USE.
2. CROSS CONNECTIONS, AUXILIARY INTAKES, ETC.
3. STORMWATER ORDINANCE.
18-101. Purpose and policy.
18-104. Discharge regulations.
18-107. Building sewers and connections.
18-109. Waste subject to surcharge.
18-110. Penalty; costs.
18-111. Water and wastewater (sewer) rates.
18-101. Purpose and policy. This chapter sets forth uniform
requirement for direct and indirect contributors into the wastewater collection
and treatment system for the City of Lewisburg, Tennessee, hereafter known as
the "city" and enables the city to comply with all applicable state and federal
laws required by the Clean Water Act of 1977, as amended, hereafter known as
"the Act", and the State of Tennessee's General Pretreatment Regulations (40
CFR, Part 403), and (Tennessee Code Annotated, §§ 69-3-103 and 69-3-123, et
The general purpose of this chapter is to provide for efficient, economic
environmentally safe, and legal operation of the city POTW.
The specific purposes of this chapter are the following:
To prevent the introduction of substances into the POTW that will:
Interfere with the POTW in any way,
Pass through the POTW to the state's waters and cause
contravention of standards for those waters or cause violation of the
POTW's NPDES permit,
Increase the cost or otherwise hamper the disposal of POTW
sludge and/or residuals,
Endanger municipal employees,
Cause air pollution, or groundwater pollution, directly or
Cause, directly or indirectly, any public nuisance condition.
To prevent new sources of infiltration and inflow and, as much as
possible, eliminate existing sources of infiltration and inflow.
To assure that new sewers and co