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TITLE 5 PUBLIC UTILITIES AND PROPERTY
CHAPTER 1 SEWER CONNECTIONS AND CHARGES
SECTION 5-1-8 PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION; DELINQUENT ACCOUNTS
(A) Penalties for Violation: Any person who shall violate any provision of the Sanitary Sewer System Ordinance upon conviction thereof shall be deemed to be guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall be fined not to exceed $500.00 or imprisoned not to exceed thirty (30) days, or be both fined and imprisoned. Any violation of any or all provisions of this chapter for any one (1) day shall constitute a separate offense. In addition to such fine and imprisonment, such person shall be liable for any expense incurred by the City in enforcing this chapter.
(B) Delinquent Accounts: When assessed fees are not paid within sixty (60) days after the due date, the City may disconnect such services or any other services the City provides, to a delinquent customer. In a case where one or more such services is discontinued for delinquency, it shall not be restored until such delinquency is paid in full or arrangements for payment have been made and approved by the City. In addition, a fee of $200.00 shall be assessed for restoring service that has been discontinued for delinquency. Such disconnection of service must comply with section 5-1-10 or amendments thereto.