Town of Belchertown, MA
Hampshire County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Belchertown 9-8-1997. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Sewers (bylaw) — See Ch. 104.
Septic systems — See Ch. 252.
User charge system — See Ch. 278.
Article I Definitions and Abbreviations

§ 256-1 Definitions and word usage.

§ 256-2 Abbreviations.

Article II Building Sewers and Connections

§ 256-3 Permit required for connection to public sewer.

§ 256-4 New discharge or change in volume or character of pollutants.

§ 256-5 Entrance fees; application for permit.

§ 256-6 Installation and connection costs; owner to indemnify town.

§ 256-7 Separate building sewer required; exception.

§ 256-8 Use of old building sewers.

§ 256-9 Construction materials and procedures.

§ 256-10 Location of building sewer.

§ 256-11 Prohibited connections.

§ 256-12 Connection procedures.

§ 256-13 Inspections; supervision of connection.

§ 256-14 Excavations to be guarded; restoration of public property.

Article III Use of the Public Sewers

§ 256-15 Discharge of stormwater and unpolluted drainage.

§ 256-16 Prohibited discharges.

§ 256-17 Action by Board of Selectmen.

§ 256-18 Grease, oil and sand interceptors.

§ 256-19 Preliminary treatment or flow-equalizing facilities.

§ 256-20 Manhole or sampling location.

§ 256-21 Measurements, tests and analyses; monitoring.

§ 256-22 Special agreements.

§ 256-23 Protection from damage.

Article IV Inspectors

§ 256-24 Right of entry.

§ 256-25 Observation of safety rules; town to indemnify owner.

§ 256-26 Entry on easements.

Article V Industrial Wastes

§ 256-27 Powers of Board of Selectmen.

§ 256-28 Federal Categorical Pretreatment Standards.

§ 256-29 Dilution.

§ 256-30 Accidental discharges.

§ 256-31 Hazardous waste discharges.

§ 256-32 Industrial wastewater discharge permits; waste hauler discharge permits.

§ 256-33 Reporting requirements.

§ 256-34 Pretreatment.

§ 256-35 Confidential information.

§ 256-36 Charges and fees.

Article VI Drainlayers

§ 256-37 License required.

§ 256-38 Insurance and bond; license renewal.

Article VII Building Sewer Permits and Inspections

§ 256-39 Classes of permits; applications; inspection fee.

§ 256-40 Permit conditions.

§ 256-41 Inspections.

Article VIII Materials and Workmanship

§ 256-42 Pipe and fittings; joints.

§ 256-43 Sewer system extensions.

§ 256-44 Leakage testing.

§ 256-45 Deflection tests.

§ 256-46 General regulations.

Article IX Penalties and Enforcement

§ 256-47 Notice of violation.

§ 256-48 Violations and penalties.

§ 256-49 Liability for expense, loss or damage.

§ 256-50 Revocation of permit.

§ 256-51 Hearings.

§ 256-52 Suspension of services.

§ 256-53 Legal action.

Article X Repealer; Severability; Adoption

§ 256-54 Repealer.

§ 256-55 Severability.

§ 256-56 Adoption.