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Township of Unity, PA
Westmoreland County
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[Adopted 11-21-1974 by Ord. No. 112174]
The Township hereby adopts by reference various rules and regulations heretofore formulated by the Unity Township Municipal Authority and called "Public Sewer System Rules and Regulations," dated August 1974, as submitted to the Board of Supervisors of Unity Township and as accepted by the Board of Supervisors, and which said rules and regulations regulate the discharge of sanitary sewage to public sanitary sewerage systems within the Township; exclude stormwater runoff from entering the public sanitary sewerage system within the Township; declare unacceptable certain types of sanitary sewage and industrial wastes; provide for general rules concerning sewage collection and for surcharges for certain types of industrial wastes; provide for general rules concerning billing and collection of treatment charges, sewage collection, transportation and surcharges within the Township; regulate connections into the public sanitary sewerage system; regulate proposed extension of the public sewerage system by private developers; and provide general rules concerning delinquencies, violations and remedies.
The Township does hereby designate the Unity Township Municipal Authority as its agent for the purpose of regulating the rules and regulations adopted by reference in § 96-1. Further, the officers and employees as designated by the Unity Township Municipal Authority shall have full powers to make all inspections, issue permits and do all other official actions required under the rules and regulations as adopted.
[Amended 4-25-1988 by Ord. No. O-3-88; 11-28-2000 by Ord. No. O-10-00]
Any person violating any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof by the District Justice in a summary criminal proceeding, be punishable by a fine of not more than $1,000, together with costs of prosecution and reasonable attorneys' fees or, in default thereof, by imprisonment of not more than 30 days. Each day's violation shall constitute a separate enforceable offense.