Town of Burlington, CT
Hartford County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Burlington as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 3-1-1974]
The Board of Selectmen be and it hereby is authorized, pursuant to the provisions of the Connecticut General Statutes, Revision of 1958, as amended, including, without limitation, §§ 7-234, 7-137c, 7-137d and 7-239, to construct and operate a municipal water supply system and to extend or cause to have extended water mains in the Town of Burlington; to assess on a front-foot basis the properties to be served by said system and by said water main extensions and to obtain reimbursement for all costs incurred by the Town of Burlington from the owners of the properties to be served thereby; to establish and collect just and equitable rates or charges for the use of water supplied by said system and water main extensions; and to perform all such other acts as may be necessary or desirable in connection with the construction and operation of said system and water main extensions.
The Board of Selectmen be and it hereby is authorized and directed to enter into such contract or contracts with the City of Bristol or any agency thereof as it shall determine are necessary to ensure the availability of an adequate supply of water at reasonable cost to any water main extension serving the Town of Burlington which may be connected to the Bristol water supply system.
Pursuant to C.G.S. § 7-137c, the sum of $12,500 is hereby appropriated, subject to reimbursement by means of assessment, to construct an eight-inch water main in Stafford Avenue extending 520 feet northeasterly from the Bristol Town line together with service connections and all other necessary appurtenant fixtures related thereto.
The Board of Selectmen be and it hereby is authorized and directed to maintain separate books and accounts pertaining to the construction and operation of a municipal water supply system and all extensions of water mains in the Town of Burlington.
The Board of Selectmen be and it hereby is authorized and directed to perform all such other acts as shall be necessary to effectuate the purposes of this article.