§ 53.01  PURPOSE.
   The City Council finds it to be in the public interest to protect the public health and safety from loss of life and property caused by surface water overflows and surface water stagnation within the boundaries of the city and further finds that to protect such public interests:
   (A)   The city will establish a schedule of drainage charges against all real property in the city subject to charges under Tex. Loc. Gov't Code Ch. 402, subchapter C;
   (B)   The city will provide drainage for all real property in the city on payment of drainage charges, except such real property which may be exempted therefrom as authorized by law;
   (C)   The city will offer such drainage service on non-discriminatory, reasonable and equitable terms.
(Ord. 1103, passed 10-27-95)