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(A) The owner of the property, or the person in charge of or responsible for any property, upon which there exists a building or structure inhabited or used and located in the city, abuts or is within 200 feet of a sanitary wastewater main shall connect the building or structure with and use the services and facilities of the city wastewater system within 180 days of the date the sanitary wastewater main is constructed and available to the building or structure for use. The owner of property shall return the septic system in accordance with Broward County Environmental Protection Department and the city procedures.
(B) It shall be unlawful for any person to construct, install or repair septic tanks or other similar wastewater disposal system in or upon any property which abuts or is within 200 feet of a sanitary sewer main available to the property for use.
(1) It shall be unlawful for any person to drain, or cause to be drained, any wastewater into septic tanks or other similar wastewater disposal systems located in or upon any property which abuts or is within 200 feet of a sanitary wastewater main available to the property for use after the lapse of 180 days from the date the main has become available for use.
(2) It shall be unlawful for any person to place, deposit, or permit to be deposited in any unsanitary manner on public or private property within the city or in any area under the jurisdiction of the city, any human or animal excrement, garbage, or other objectionable waste.
(3) It shall be unlawful to discharge to any natural outlet within the city, or in any area under the jurisdiction of the city, any wastewater or other polluted waters.
(4) Except as otherwise provided in the city’s building code (Chapter 152) it shall be unlawful to construct or maintain any privy, privy vault, septic tank, cesspool, or other facility intended or used for the disposal of wastewater.
(‘58Code, § 49.18) (Ord.773, passed 9-11-62; Am. Ord. 64-47, passed3-10-64; Am.Ord.65-60, passed 7-19-65; Am. Ord.71-32, passed8-31-71; Am. Ord. 91-30, passed 1-29-91; Am. Ord. 92-03, passed 10-15-91; Am. Ord. 2009-12, passed 11-25-08)