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BULLET St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 23.12 DIVISION I Water Connection Repairs

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DIVISION I. WATER

Chapter 23.12
Water Connection Repairs

Sections:

23.12.010 Repair required.
23.12.020 Notice to repair.
23.12.030 Reconnection.

23.12.010 Repair required.

Stop boxes over the shut off valves on all service pipes must be kept in repair, exposed and accessible at all times by the agent, owner or occupant of the premises supplied by such service pipes.
(Ord. 48646 11 (part), 1958: prior: 1960 C. 551.010: 1948 C. Ch. 55 24 (part).)

23.12.020 Notice to repair.

Whenever a stop box or shut off valve is found by the Water Commissioner to be broken, in need of repairs, covered up or in any way inaccessible, he shall notify the agent, owner or occupant to repair, locate or uncover the stop box or shut off valve within five days. Failure by the agent, owner or occupant to comply with such notice shall be sufficient to warrant for the Water Commissioner to excavate and shut off the water at the curb or at the main, in his discretion.
(Ord. 48646 11 (part), 1958: prior: 1960 C. 551.020: 1948 C. Ch. 55 24 (part).)

23.12.030 Reconnection.

Permission for the use of water for premises supplied from such tap shall not be granted, nor shall the water be turned on at the tap until the stop box or shut off valve is repaired and placed in a condition satisfactory to the Water Commissioner and the total expense of excavating, disconnecting and reconnecting the service pipe and of replacing the street pavement is paid.
(Ord. 48646 11 (part), 1958: prior: 1960 C. 551.030: 1948 C. Ch. 55 24 (part).)

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