Sec. 36-18. Applicable construction codes for sewer connection.
The connection of the building sewer into the public sewer shall conform to the requirements of the city building and plumbing code has currently in effect and to the city design standards and standard specifications currently in effect. All such connections shall be made gastight and watertight. Since the connections are required to be gastight and watertight, infiltration of tree roots into a building sewer lateral are presumed to be caused by improper installation and shall be repaired by the property owner or responsible individual at no cost to the city, regardless of whether the building sewer is located on public or private property. (Ord. No. 1870 (NCS), § 3; Ord. No. 2102 (NCS).)