For the purpose of this chapter, the following definition shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   CITY WATER SYSTEM or WATER SYSTEM.  The network of distribution lines (pipes), pumps, meters, storage tanks, utility easements, or any portion thereof, together with any ancillary devices or equipment that may be used in the retail distribution of potable water.  The CITY WATER SYSTEM does not include any water lines, pipes, or equipment on the customer side of the water meter.  Further, the CITY WATER SYSTEM does not include private wells.
(Ord. 337, passed 4-9-1991; Am. Ord. 345, passed 2-11-1992)