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TITLE 4 HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY

CHAPTER 4 STREETS, SIDEWALKS, AND PUBLIC WAYS

SECTION 4-4-1 IRRIGATION, OTHER WATERS UPON PUBLIC WAYS

   
  (A)          Prohibited Acts and Conditions:  It shall be unlawful for any person, association or corporation, to permit water from irrigation ditches or any other source which such person, association or corporation may be using or have control of, to flood out upon, or run or spread over or upon, any of the public streets or alleys within the corporate limits of the City of Menan.
   
  (B)           Duties: It shall be the duty of any person, association, or corporation, who may be using water for irrigation or other purposes within the corporate limits of the City of Menan, to properly clean out private or individual irrigating, or other ditches, or water-ways necessary for the proper use and distribution of such water, and to make the banks thereof solid and substantial, so as to prevent the breaking away of such water, and thereby preventing the same from flooding upon or spreading over any of the streets or alleys within the limits of said City.
   
  (C)          Penalties: Any person, association, or corporation, violating any of the provisions of this section, shall be fined in a sum not less than $5.00, nor more than $25.00, or be imprisoned in the City or County jail for one day for each $1.00 of such fine, or by both such fine and imprisonment.