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(A) The subdivider shall provide the subdivision with a complete sanitary sewer system which shall connect with an existing approved sanitary sewer outlet, except that when an approved outlet is not available, one of the following methods of sewage disposal shall be used:
(1) A complete sanitary sewer system to convey the sewage to a treatment plant, to be provided by the subdivider in accordance with the minimum requirements of the state Board of Health and/or the state Stream Pollution Control Commission and state Department of Environmental Management; or
(2) A private sewage disposal system on individual lots, consisting of a septic tank and tile absorption field or other approved sewage disposal system, when laid out in accordance with the minimum standards of the state Board of Health regarding septic tank sewage disposal systems; provided, however, that a private sewage disposal system on individual lots consisting of a septic tank and tile absorption field shall not be permitted if the water table is less than 30 inches below the ground.
(B) The plans for the installation of a sanitary sewer system shall be provided by the subdivider and approved by the state Board of Health. Upon completion of the sanitary sewer installation, the plans for these systems as built shall be filed with the Commission.
(C) In this section regarding sewers, and the next, regarding water, the phrase “the subdivider shall provide,” shall be interpreted to mean that the subdivider shall install the facility referred to, or whenever a private sewage disposal system or an individual water supply is to be provided, that the facilities referred to in these sections shall be installed by the developer of the lots in accordance with regulations.
(`88 Code, § 8-111) (Ord. 98-20, passed 11-10-98)