[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Middletown 5-7-1984. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No well shall be constructed or installed in the city until a permit has been obtained from the Director of Health or his authorized representative.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- An artificial excavation or opening in the ground, by which groundwater can be obtained or through which it flows under natural pressure or is artificially withdrawn.
The applicant for a well permit shall pay a fee of $100 for each proposed well. The fee shall be paid when an application is made to the Health Department for a site evaluation for location of a well. A plot plan must accompany the application. The plot plan shall show the locations of the proposed well and of all existing and proposed structures, sewage disposal systems, including reserve areas, any other sources of pollution, water courses, high-water mark of surface water bodies, surface water drains, foundation drains and property lines located within distances relevant to the proposed well under state regulations.