Township of Franklin, NJ
Somerset County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Franklin 6-24-1986 by Ord. No. 1284 (Ch. 236 of the 1990 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 146.
Sewers and sewage disposal — See Ch. 201.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 333.
Swimming pools — See Ch. 340.
Article I Definitions

§ 384-1 Terms defined.

Article II Service Connections

§ 384-2 Tapping.

§ 384-3 Connections maintained by owner; specifications.

§ 384-4 Repair of damage; costs.

§ 384-5 Leaks.

§ 384-6 Inspections.

Article III Application for Water Service

§ 384-7 Contents of application; inspections and tests; fees.

§ 384-8 Applications for premises with delinquent accounts.

§ 384-9 Written application; tap fees.

§ 384-10 Closing of curb stops.

§ 384-11 Construction water.

Article IV Water Rates and Meter Charges

§ 384-12 Quarterly consumption charges.

§ 384-13 Definitions.

§ 384-14 Minimum service rates for reduced-rate users.

§ 384-15 Application for reduced rates.

§ 384-16 Effective date of reduced rates.

Article V Other Charges and Fees

§ 384-17 Late charges; estimated bills.

§ 384-18 Fire line service charges.

§ 384-19 Curb connection capital fees.

§ 384-20 Meter charges.

Article VI Water Main Extensions

§ 384-21 Approval and supervision required.

§ 384-22 Requirements to be met.

Article VII Discontinuance of Service

§ 384-23 Reasons.

§ 384-24 Service charge for reinstatement of water supply.

§ 384-25 Voluntary discontinuance.

Article VIII General Regulations

§ 384-26 Connection to main.

§ 384-27 Multiple meters in apartment buildings.

§ 384-28 Use of water for certain purposes prohibited.

§ 384-29 Meter required in every building.

§ 384-30 Tampering with curb stop.

§ 384-31 Personal consumption; changes of use.

§ 384-32 Notice of vacancies.

§ 384-33 Notice of discontinuance.

§ 384-34 Use of fire hydrants.

§ 384-35 Fire-suppression systems.

§ 384-36 Street openings.

§ 384-37 Consent of Director required for alterations.

§ 384-38 Interference with inspection prohibited.

§ 384-39 Tampering with meters.

§ 384-40 Storage of dangerous substances.

§ 384-41 Taps and connections by authorized persons only.

§ 384-42 Tampering with valves.

§ 384-43 Connection to supply appropriate premises only.

§ 384-44 Meter testing.

§ 384-45 Joints.

§ 384-46 Conditions for laying water service pipes.

§ 384-47 Installation and reading of meters.

Article IX Water Conservation

§ 384-48 Water conservation rules.

§ 384-49 Water use restrictions during water emergencies.

§ 384-50 Enforcement of water conservation rules and water use restrictions; violations and penalties.

§ 384-51 through § 384-52. (Reserved)

Article X Air Conditioning Systems

§ 384-53 Water circulation required.

§ 384-54 Application for permit.

Article XI Cross-Connections

§ 384-55 Restriction.

§ 384-56 Protection against backflow.

§ 384-57 Approval of backflow preventers.

§ 384-58 Testing and inspection.

§ 384-59 Potable water connections.

Article XII Other Regulations

§ 384-60 Water system connections.

§ 384-61 Additional rules and regulations.

§ 384-62 Waiver of fees.

Article XIII Enforcement; after-hour emergencies

§ 384-63 Violations and penalties.

§ 384-64 After-hour emergencies.