Sec. 23C-3-5. Payment of past and current charges shall be required to continue or renew utility service after delinquency or termination.

Payment of past and current charges and penalties, including current charges which have been due and payable for less than thirty days, shall be paid in full after payment of an account has been deemed delinquent or utility service has been terminated for violation of the provisions of this chapter; otherwise utility service neither shall be continued nor renewed but, instead, shall be terminated or shall continue to be terminated, whichever the case may be. (Ord. No. 952, § 2.)