Borough of Washington, NJ
Warren County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Washington 3-3-1998 by Ord. No. 2-98.
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 70, Sewers, which consisted of the following: Art. I, Sewer Use, adopted 11-4-1963, as amended; Art. II, Sewer Rents, adopted 3-24-1970 by Ord. No. 6-70, as amended; and Art. III, Allocation of Sewer Extensions, adopted 11-3-1986 by Ord. No. 21-86, as amended.
Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Department of Public Works — See Ch. 3, Art. VIII.

Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 75.

ARTICLE I
Purpose and Definitions (§ 70-1 — § 70-2) 

ARTICLE II
Municipal Sewer Utility (§ 70-3 — § 70-6) 

ARTICLE III
Sewer Use (§ 70-7 — § 70-14) 

ARTICLE IV
Standards for Wastewater (§ 70-15 — § 70-16) 

ARTICLE V
Industrial or Commercial Wastewater (§ 70-17 — § 70-25) 

ARTICLE VI
Fees and Charges (§ 70-26 — § 70-36) 

ARTICLE VII
Allocation of Sewer Extensions (§ 70-37 — § 70-40) 

ARTICLE VIII
Storm Sewers (§ 70-41 — § 70-43) 

ARTICLE IX
Penalties (§ 70-44) 

Article I Purpose and Definitions

§ 70-1 Purpose.

§ 70-2 Definitions.

Article II Municipal Sewer Utility

§ 70-3 Establishment of Utility.

§ 70-4 Title.

§ 70-5 Powers and authority of Borough Sewer Utility.

§ 70-6 Management of Borough Sewer Utility.

Article III Sewer Use

§ 70-7 Applicability.

§ 70-8 Rules and regulations.

§ 70-9 Connections required; sewer connection permit.

§ 70-10 Costs to be borne by owner; maintenance and responsibility.

§ 70-11 Failure of owner to install facilities or make connection; work done by Borough; charges.

§ 70-12 Permitted wastes.

§ 70-13 Appeals.

§ 70-14 Powers of Mayor and Council.

Article IV Standards for Wastewater

§ 70-15 Certain wastes prohibited.

§ 70-16 Deleterious wastes.

Article V Industrial or Commercial Wastewater

§ 70-17 Special permit required for industrial and commercial wastewaters.

§ 70-18 Application.

§ 70-19 Determination of terms and conditions for granting permit.

§ 70-20 Reporting of changes in wastes.

§ 70-21 Existing users.

§ 70-22 Revocation or modification of permit.

§ 70-23 Separate connections required.

§ 70-24 Installation of anti-stoppage appliances.

§ 70-25 Inspection and pretreatment of wastes.

Article VI Fees and Charges

§ 70-26 Sewer connection fee.

§ 70-27 User charge system.

§ 70-28 Establishment of sewer service charge, review of charges.

§ 70-29 Liability for sewer service charges.

§ 70-30 Payment of charges.

§ 70-31 Delinquent charges to become lien; shutoff of service.

§ 70-32 Billing procedure.

§ 70-33 Sewer connection inspection and review fees.

§ 70-34 Industrial and commercial permit fees.

§ 70-35 Miscellaneous provisions required by Department of Environmental Protection.

§ 70-36 Dedication of revenues.

Article VII Allocation of Sewer Extensions

§ 70-37 Policy.

§ 70-38 Hearing rights.

§ 70-39 Applications.

§ 70-40 Approval of applications; form of agreement.

Article VIII Storm Sewers

§ 70-41 No discharge of wastewater to storm sewers.

§ 70-42 Connection to storm sewers without permit prohibited.

§ 70-43 Fees.

Article IX Penalties

§ 70-44 Violations and penalties.