Village of Brewster, NY
Putnam County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Brewster 12-7-2011 by L.L. No. 2-2012.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Sewers — See Ch. 193.
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law also superseded former Ch. 257, Water, which consisted of Art. I, Water Rents, adopted 9-14-1954 (Ch. 167, Art. I, of the 1992 Code), as amended; Art. II, Rendering of Bills, adopted 9-11-1965 (Ch. 167, Art. II, of the 1992 Code); Art. III, Tap-In Charges, adopted 6-18-1986 (Ch. 167, Art. III, of the 1992 Code); and Art. IV, Limiting Service Outside Village, adopted 6-18-1986 (Ch. 167, Art. IV, of the 1992 Code).
Article I Title and Administration

§ 257-1 Title.

§ 257-2 Purpose.

§ 257-3 Applicability.

§ 257-4 Consent to contract.

§ 257-5 Statutory authority.

§ 257-6 Definitions.

§ 257-7 Designation of Superintendent.

§ 257-8 Administration and enforcement.

Article II Municipal Water Rules and Regulations

§ 257-9 Rules and regulations established.

§ 257-10 Application required; acceptance of rules and regulations.

§ 257-11 Water for building construction or other temporary use.

§ 257-12 Connection to Village sewer system but not water system.

§ 257-13 Installations.

§ 257-14 Persons to perform work.

§ 257-15 Location of tap.

§ 257-16 Spacing of taps.

§ 257-17 Necessary permits required for all excavations.

§ 257-18 Excavation of trenches; connection.

§ 257-19 Specifications for service lines; maintenance.

§ 257-20 Connections to service line between main and meter prohibited.

§ 257-21 Unauthorized connections.

§ 257-22 Installation of stopcock boxes and street washers.

§ 257-23 Curb stops placed deeper than certain depth.

§ 257-24 Service line specifications.

§ 257-25 Diameter of service lines.

§ 257-26 Testing of new installation or repairs.

§ 257-27 Disinfecting and sterilization.

§ 257-28 Backfilling.

§ 257-29 Interference with water distribution system.

§ 257-30 Use of water from fire hydrants.

§ 257-31 Change in occupancy; unoccupied property.

§ 257-32 Service not guaranteed; responsibility for certain repairs.

§ 257-33 Facilities controlled by the Village.

§ 257-34 Responsibility for maintenance.

§ 257-35 Termination and restoration of service.

§ 257-36 Liability for damages.

§ 257-37 Devices required on boilers.

§ 257-38 Liability for failure to supply water; right to control supply.

§ 257-39 Resale of water.

§ 257-40 Consumers outside Village boundaries.

Article III Meters

§ 257-41 Meters required; charge.

§ 257-42 Furnishing of meters; ownership; charges.

§ 257-43 Replacement of meters.

§ 257-44 Location of meters.

§ 257-45 Maintenance of meters.

§ 257-46 Testing of meter at owner's request.

§ 257-47 Fixing of charges when meter is inaccurate.

§ 257-48 Number of meters.

§ 257-49 Removal or interference with meter; penalty.

§ 257-50 Meter glasses; maintenance of glasses, dials and spindles.

§ 257-51 Premises where water may be obtained for more than one service.

§ 257-52 Seals.

Article IV Water Rents and Payments

§ 257-53 Water rents.

§ 257-54 Payment for water service.

§ 257-55 Payment procedure; charges for nonpayment; collection procedure.

§ 257-56 Partial payment.

§ 257-57 Charges responsibility of owner of leased premises.

§ 257-58 Billing dates.

§ 257-59 Additional meter readings.

§ 257-60 Discontinuation of service.

§ 257-61 Service of notice.

§ 257-62 Noncompliance.

§ 257-63 Consumers outside Village boundaries.

Article V Cross-Connections

§ 257-64 Purpose.

§ 257-65 Authority.

§ 257-66 Applicability.

§ 257-67 Installation of protective devices required.

§ 257-68 Definitions.

§ 257-69 Applicability.

§ 257-70 Type of protection.

§ 257-71 Inspection of protective devices.

§ 257-72 Separate drinking water systems.

§ 257-73 Fire protection systems.

§ 257-74 Marking of pipes; personnel responsible for notification.

Article VI Emergency Water Regulations

§ 257-75 Title.

§ 257-76 Declaration of emergency, when effective and duration.

§ 257-77 Emergency restrictions enumerated.

Article VII Water Facilities Improvements: Capital Fund

§ 257-78 Intent.

§ 257-79 Authority to establish charges.

§ 257-80 Allocation of funds.

§ 257-81 Capital charge.

§ 257-82 Payment of charges.

§ 257-83 Annual review; refunds.

Article VIII Public Nuisance

§ 257-84 Violations deemed public nuisance.

Article IX Remedies Not Exclusive

§ 257-85 Remedies not exclusive.

Article X Penalties for Offenses

§ 257-86 Penalties for offenses.