No person, excepting a duly authorized agent of the Water Department, shall turn water on or off from any building, structure or premises, and no person shall tap, cut or move any water pipe laid in streets or alleys, unless written permission to do so has been granted by the Water Department. The penalty for unauthorized turning on or shutting off, cutting or movement of pipe as expressed above shall be a fine in the amount of $50 for the first violation. Any subsequent violation will result in a fine of $100. The fines will be in addition to any fee for turning on the water as provided in § 51.002.
(1994 Code, § 13.04.060)  Penalty, see § 51.999
Editor's note:
   This section is currently undergoing review and revision by the city