§ 52.004  PRIVATE WELLS.
   (A)   No private wells shall be drilled or maintained within the platted areas of the water service districts of the township.
   (B)   Where, in the determination of the township Water and Sewer Board, public water service is reasonably available to a particular building in which water service is required, no new private wells shall be drilled to provide the water supply and the building shall be connected to the public water system, either (1) at the time of construction, (2) when the existing private well, if any, requires re-drilling, or (3) at any time when, in the determination of the township Board or the state Health Department, a health hazard exists or is fairly imminent from the existing water supply.
   (C)   No private wells shall be drilled or maintained in any areas of the township which are subject to environmental response actions by Ford Motor Company and/or Kingsford Products Company and/or which are part of the “area of concern” identified pursuant to the consent judgment entered on October 26, 2004 in Michigan Department of Environmental Quality v Ford Motor Company and the Kingsford Products Company, Ingham County Circuit Court Case No. 04-1427-CE and as determined by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality or its successor or any response action plan or remedial action plan or the like implemented pursuant to the consent judgment.
(Ord. 10-1997, passed 12-8-1997; Am. Ord. 1-2011, passed 12-28-2011)  Penalty, see § 52.999