Borough of Mount Oliver, PA
Allegheny County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[Adopted 8-21-1969 as Ord. No. 587]

§ 191-1 Definitions and word usage.

As used in this Article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
Includes any natural person, partnership, association, firm, corporation or governmental unit or agency.
In this Article, the singular shall include the plural, the plural shall include the singular, and the masculine shall include the feminine and the neuter.

§ 191-2 Prohibited discharge.

The sanitary sewer system of the Borough of Mount Oliver shall be used only for the discharge of sewage matter, and no person shall drain or suffer or permit to be drained thereinto any rain, roof or surface water.

§ 191-3 Permit required to make connections with sanitary sewers.

[Amended 3-20-1995 by Ord. No. 798]
No person shall make any connection with the sanitary sewer system of the borough without first having obtained a written permit from the Building Inspector of the borough, which shall not be granted until the Building Inspector has received evidence that the plumbing in the building to which such connection is to be made conforms in all respects to the applicable requirements of the Allegheny County Plumbing Code. Upon issuance of the sewer connection permit, the Building Inspector shall indicate the location where such connection shall be made and it shall be a violation of this Article for any person to make a connection at any other location than that indicated by the Building Inspector. All such connections shall be made in conformity with any provisions of the Allegheny County Plumbing Code governing such connections, with any additional requirements that the Building Inspector shall prescribe for the individual connection. No such permit shall be issued until a fee as shall be set by the Borough Council, which shall be for the use of the borough, shall have been paid to the Building Inspector. In any instance where the sewer connection permit shall be for a building to be newly constructed and where such sewer connection permit shall be applied for at the same time as application for a building permit shall be made, the building permit fee shall include the sewer connection permit as well as the building permit and no additional fee shall be charged for the sewer connection permit, but all other provisions of this Article shall apply to such sewer connection.

§ 191-4 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 3-20-1995 by Ord. No. 798]
Any person who shall violate any provision of this Article shall, for each and every such violation, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000 and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, to imprisonment for not more than 30 days, provided that it shall be the responsibility of the offender to abate the violation as expeditiously as possible, and each day that any such violation is permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense.