ORDINANCE NO. 10-92
AN ORDINANCE TO ENACT A NEW SECTION 925. 13 OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES
OF GRANVILLE, OHIO ESTABLISHING WATER REGULATIONS AND CHARGES AND TO
REPEAL EXISTING SECTION 925.13 OF SAID CODIFIED ORDINANCES.
NOW, THEREFORE, be it ordained by the Council of Granville, Ohio:
Section I: That a new Section 925. 13 of the Codified Ordinances of
Granville, Ohio is hereby enacted as follows:
925. 13 WATER SYSTEM CAPACITY CHARGES
a) A water system capacity charge shall be paid to
the Village whenever a connection permit is issued
for a water service tap to be connected to a water
line which is a part of or will become a part of
the Village' s water system or which is built by or
under the direction ando/r supervision of the
Village. No water service tap shall be connected
to such water lines without a connection permit
first being issued by the Village.
Capacity charges for normal water service shall be
Nominal Tap Diameter
2) Capacity charges for standby water service, where
connection permits are granted solely for fire protection, shall be as follows:
Nominal Tap Diameter Capacity Charge
Capacity charges where a connection permit is
granted for a combination of normal and fire protection service shall be the sum of the
capacity charge in Subsection (b)1() above for the tap size required for normal service plus
the capacity charge in Subsection (b)2() above for the actual tap size installed.
4) In the event a water service tap is enlarged, the capacity charge difference between the two diameter sizes shall be paid to the Village.
5) Any water service tap larger than those set forth herein shall be the subject of a special action by Village Council prior to issuance of a connection permit.
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6) Water service taps shall not be smaller than the
water service line connecting the tap to the
property or facility serviced.
7) Property owners of record as of the effective date
of this Ordinance where water lines are either
existing or presently under construction as of
said effective date and where there is an existing
residence or business as of said effective date
shall be allowed to be issued a connection permit
at the capacity charges in effect immediately
preceding the effective date hereof if application
for same is made within sixty (60) days of the
effective date hereof. Connection permits issued
pursuant to this Subsection (b)7() shall be valid
for a period of ninety (90) days from the date of
issuance or for a period of ninety (90) days after
completion of construction, if applicable,
whichever is later.
8) Except as otherwise provided under Subsection (b)
7) above, all connection permits issued pursuant
to this Section 925. 13 shall be valid for a period
of ninety (90) days from the date of issuance.
9) In the event that actual water usage does not
commence within the validity period of any connection permit issued under this Section
925. 13, then an application for a new connection
permit must be submitted. Whenever a new
connection permit is issued pursuant to this
Subsection (b)9(),an additional water system
capacity charge shall be paid equal to the greater of:
A. the difference between the charges stipulated
in Subsections (b)1() through (b)5() above
and the amount previously paid, or
B. Fifty Dollars 5(0$.00).
Water system capacity charges shall be deposited
into the Village' s Water Capital Improvement Fund.
That the existing Section 925. 13 of the Codified
Ordinances of Granville, Ohio is hereby repealed.
That this Ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest date allowed by law.
U.-l -Al &A
Clerk of Council
APPROVE2D T*O FORM:
day of 5-1992.
Rev. 5/19/ 92
ORDINANCE NO. 10-92