FIRST PUBLISHED Oct 1, 2010
ORDINANCE NO. 2348 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 13, UTILITIES, CHAPTER 13.10, SECTIONS 13.10.060, 13.10.070, AND 13.10.080, OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF THE CITY OF GARDNER, MAY, 2008. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF GARDNER, KANSAS: SECTION 1:  Title 13:  Utilities, Chapter 13.10, Section 13.10.060, of the Municipal Code of the City of Gardner, Kansas, May, 2008 is hereby amended to read as follows: 13.10.060 Service connections for water. All service pipes shall be laid by the applicant or their designee from the main to the structure. Parties desiring water shall pay a meter installation charge which shall include tapping of the water main and the installation of the water meter. No plumber, customer or other person shall extend pipes from one property or street address to another without special written consent from the City of Gardner. (Ord. 2103 § 1. Code 1990 § 15-206) SECTION 2:  Title 13:  Utilities, Chapter 13.10, Section 13.10.070, of the Municipal Code of the City of Gardner, Kansas, May, 2008 is hereby amended to read as follows: 13.10.070 Meter installation. Installation fees for the installation of water meters, including separate water meters for irrigation systems and sprinkler systems, shall be established by the Governing Body by resolution. SECTION 3:  Title 13:  Utilities, Chapter 13.10, Section 13.10.080, of the Municipal Code of the City of Gardner, Kansas, May, 2008 is hereby amended to read as follows: 13.10.080 Installation for larger meters. In the event that meters larger than two inches (2”) are needed, the design of said installation shall be determined by the property owner’s design engineer/architect and approved by the City of Gardner, and all design and installation costs shall be paid by the property owner. The meter shall be of the type specified in the City Technical Specifications for Public Improvements, most recent edition.  An inspection fee will be charged for meters larger than 2”, said fee to be established by the Governing Body by resolution. SECTION 4:  All other ordinances not in conformity herewith are hereby repealed or amended to conform hereto. SECTION 5:  These requirements shall apply after the effective date of this ordinance. SECTION 6:  This ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage, approval, and publication as provided by law, but not earlier than January 1, 2011. PASSED and APPROVED this 20th day of September, 2010. CITY OF GARDNER, KANSAS (SEAL) /s/ David C. Drovetta, Mayor Attest: /s/ Doreen K. Pesek, City Clerk