Town of Cortlandt, NY
Westchester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Cortlandt 8-8-1960. Sections 241-22D(1), 241-49 and 241-54 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 131.
Excavations and topsoil removal — See Ch. 157.
Freshwater wetlands, water bodies and watercourses — See Ch. 179.
Plumbing — See Ch. 219.
Sludge and hazardous materials — See Ch. 253.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 261.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 265.
Water — See Ch. 297.
Article I General Provisions

§ 241-1 Title.

§ 241-2 Reference applicable to amendments.

Article II Definitions and Word Usage

§ 241-3 Definitions and word usage.

Article III Design and Construction of Sewers; Connections

§ 241-4 Main sewers.

§ 241-5 House connection sewers.

§ 241-6 Existing house connection sewers.

§ 241-7 Trunk sewer connections.

§ 241-8 Unnecessary bends or fittings.

§ 241-9 Excavations.

§ 241-10 New connections to sewer.

§ 241-11 Connections on undedicated streets.

§ 241-12 Connections through adjoining property.

§ 241-13 Connecting cesspools or septic tanks prohibited.

§ 241-14 Special structures.

Article IV Backwater Traps and Valves

§ 241-15 Backwater traps and valves.

§ 241-16 Engineer authorized to stop overflow.

Article V Interceptors

§ 241-17 Capacity interceptors.

§ 241-18 Interceptor construction and arrangement.

§ 241-19 Existing interceptors.

§ 241-20 Special interceptors.

§ 241-21 Testing of interceptors.

Article VI Discharges

§ 241-22 Discharge of objectionable materials.

§ 241-23 Rain and surface water prohibited.

§ 241-24 Unpolluted waters.

§ 241-25 Discharging garbage.

§ 241-26 Automobile washing areas.

§ 241-27 Cellar and shower drainage.

§ 241-28 Steam exhaust and boiler blowoff.

§ 241-29 Laundries to be connected to sewers.

Article VII Maintenance of Facilities; Inspections

§ 241-30 Flushing sewer connections.

§ 241-31 Maintenance of industrial waste pretreatment facilities.

§ 241-32 Cleaning of interceptors.

§ 241-33 Inspection of interceptors or other installations.

§ 241-34 Maintenance inspections.

§ 241-35 Tree removal.

§ 241-36 Maintenance of house connection sewers.

§ 241-37 Maintenance of plants, interceptors and other facilities.

Article VIII Manholes

§ 241-38 Opening of manholes prohibited.

§ 241-39 Cleaning manholes.

Article IX Septic Tanks, Cesspools and Privies

§ 241-40 Abandoned cesspools, septic tanks, seepage holes or dry wells.

§ 241-41 Cesspools prohibited.

§ 241-42 Privies.

§ 241-43 Dumping cesspool effluent.

Article X Disconnections

§ 241-44 House connection sewer closing procedure.

§ 241-45 Disconnection by Building Inspector.

§ 241-46 Reimbursement for disconnection.

Article XI Damage to System

§ 241-47 Damage to sewer.

§ 241-48 Reimbursement for repairs and maintenance.

Article XII Administration

§ 241-49 Connection charge.

§ 241-50 Administration of provisions.

§ 241-51 Delegation of powers.

§ 241-52 Granting of exceptions to requirements.

§ 241-53 Exemption.

Article XIII Penalties for Offenses

§ 241-54 Penalties for offenses.

§ 241-55 Continued violation.