Township of Montville, NJ
Morris County
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Montville by Ord. No. 2001-42 (Ch. 13.04 of the 1998 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

General penalty — See Ch. 1, Art. III.

Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 129.

Fee schedule — See Ch. 169.

Sewers — See Ch. 300.

Wells — See Ch. 399.

ARTICLE I
General Provisions (§ 394-1 — § 394-19) 

ARTICLE II
Water Charges (§ 394-20 — § 394-28) 

ARTICLE III
Water Meters (§ 394-29 — § 394-35) 

ARTICLE IV
Water Shortage Emergencies and Conservation (§ 394-36 — § 394-39) 

ARTICLE V
Construction Standards for Water Utility Distribution System (§ 394-40 — § 394-43) 

ARTICLE VI
Water Conservation Management (§ 394-44 — § 394-47) 

ARTICLE VII
Penalties (§ 394-48 — § 394-49) 

Article I General Provisions

§ 394-1 Definitions.

§ 394-2 Township control of mains, pipes, meters and other equipment.

§ 394-3 Jurisdiction of Water and Sewer Department; liability for damages.

§ 394-4 Minimum depth of underground pipes and fixtures.

§ 394-5 Application for water service; liability for costs due to erroneous information.

§ 394-6 Number of service connections per customer limited; use for other properties prohibited.

§ 394-7 Mandatory and exclusive use of Township water.

§ 394-8 Use of water for unauthorized purposes; liability for amount of water used.

§ 394-9 Curb stops; responsibility for pipes and fixtures beyond curb stop.

§ 394-10 Tapping mains and running service lines.

§ 394-11 Street opening permit.

§ 394-12 Charges for water meters.

§ 394-13 Access to meters and appliances.

§ 394-14 Notification of defective service.

§ 394-15 Excessive or unnecessary use of water.

§ 394-16 Turning on of water after discontinuance.

§ 394-17 Grounds for discontinuance of service; renewal of service.

§ 394-18 Provisions deemed part of contracts; acceptance of conditions required.

§ 394-19 Disconnection of water prohibited.

Article II Water Charges

§ 394-20 Beginning and ending of water charges.

§ 394-21 Rates generally.

§ 394-22 Rates for contractors using water.

§ 394-23 Swimming pools.

§ 394-24 Rendering of quarterly bills.

§ 394-25 Schedule for meter reading.

§ 394-26 Designation of premises for delivery of bills; failure to receive bills.

§ 394-27 Bill due date; interest on charges for late payment; notice of service termination; charges to become lien.

§ 394-28 Charges to be for all water registered by meter.

Article III Water Meters

§ 394-29 Meters to be furnished by Township.

§ 394-30 Maintenance; liability for damage.

§ 394-31 Charge for reinstallation.

§ 394-32 Location.

§ 394-33 Stop or gate valves and pressure-reducing valve required.

§ 394-34 Testing of meter for accuracy; fee; procedure upon determination of faulty meter.

§ 394-35 Determination of quantity of water consumed.

Article IV Water Shortage Emergencies and Conservation

§ 394-36 Proclamation of emergency; restrictions.

§ 394-37 Effect of proclamation.

§ 394-38 Notice to Township departments to conserve water.

§ 394-39 Duty of owners, occupants and other users to prevent waste.

Article V Construction Standards for Water Utility Distribution System

§ 394-40 Applicability; jurisdiction and supervision; conformity required.

§ 394-41 Definitions.

§ 394-42 Preconstruction requirements.

§ 394-43 Standards for distribution system.

Article VI Water Conservation Management

§ 394-44 Water management areas.

§ 394-45 Restrictions on outdoor watering in the North Area.

§ 394-46 Restrictions on outdoor watering in the South Area.

§ 394-47 Regulations and exceptions applicable to North and South Areas.

Article VII Penalties

§ 394-48 Service of violation notice.

§ 394-49 Violations and penalties.