Town of Westminster, MA
Worcester County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting 4-25-1987 as Art. 41. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Sewage disposal — See Ch. 245.
Toxic and hazardous wastes — See Ch. 251.
Water supplies — See Ch. 254.
Article I Definitions

§ 161-1 Terms defined.

§ 161-2 Word usage.

Article II Building Sewers and Connections

§ 161-3 Permit required for connection.

§ 161-4 Notification of new or changed discharge required.

§ 161-5 Classes of permits.

§ 161-6 Application for permit; fees; required approvals.

§ 161-7 Use of old building sewers.

§ 161-8 Low building drains.

§ 161-9 Costs and expenses to be borne by owner; town to be held harmless.

§ 161-10 Each building to have separate sewer; exception.

§ 161-11 Installation requirements.

§ 161-12 Connection of sources of runoff or groundwater prohibited.

§ 161-13 Connection standards.

§ 161-14 Inspection required.

§ 161-15 Guarding of excavations; restoration of streets.

Article III Use of Public Sewers

§ 161-16 Discharge of unpolluted drainage.

§ 161-17 Hazardous discharges.

§ 161-18 Permission required to discharge industrial wastewaters.

§ 161-19 Costs for additional treatment or damages.

§ 161-20 Prohibited wastes.

§ 161-21 Action by Sewer Commission.

§ 161-22 Grease, oil and sand interceptors.

§ 161-23 Preliminary treatment or flow-equalizing facilities.

§ 161-24 Installation of control structures.

§ 161-25 Sampling standards.

§ 161-26 Monitoring of industrial discharges.

§ 161-27 Future connections.

§ 161-28 Adoption or amendment of rules and regulations.

§ 161-29 Individual septic systems.

Article IV Protection From Damage

§ 161-30 Damage prohibited.

Article V Powers and Authority of Inspectors

§ 161-31 Entrance permitted; inquiries limited.

§ 161-32 Observance of safety rules; liability.

§ 161-33 Use of easements.

Article VI Industrial Pretreatment Program

§ 161-34 Authorized agent.

Article VII Violations and Penalties

§ 161-35 Service of notice.

§ 161-36 Failure to act.

§ 161-37 Liability for damages.

Article VIII General Provisions

§ 161-38 Repealer.

§ 161-39 Severability.

§ 161-40 Effect on City of Fitchburg ordinance.

§ 161-41 When effective.