CHAPTER 23C. UTILITY SERVICES.
Article IX. Cross-Connection Control and Backflow Prevention.
Sec. 23C-9-1. Purpose.
The purpose of this article is to:
(a) Protect the public potable
water supply of the city from the possibility of contamination or pollution by
isolating within a user's internal distribution system or a user's private water
system, contaminants or pollutants which could backflow or back-siphon into the
city water supply system;
(b) Promote the elimination or control of existing
cross-connections, actual or potential, between a user's potable water system
and that user's nonpotable water system, plumbing fixtures and/or industrial
(c) Provide for the maintenance of a continuing program of
cross-connection control which systematically and effectively prevents the
contamination or pollution of all potable water systems. (Ord. No. 1113, §