644.02  DRILLING OR USE OF PRIVATE GROUND WATER WELLS PROHIBITED.
   (a)   Definitions.  Unless the context specifically and clearly indicates otherwise, the meanings of the terms and phrases used in this section shall be as follows:
      (1)   "Owner" shall mean the person, custodian, guardian, trustee, caretaker, executor or administrator in whose name the deed for a property is designated.
      (2)   "Person" shall mean any individual, partnership, company, corporation, association, corporate political body, joint ownership or any other entity capable of functioning in the context used herein.
      (3)   "Premises" shall mean any building or other structure to which water service is or can be furnished.
      (4)   "Property" shall mean any real property located within the City intended for continuous or periodic habitation, occupancy or use by human beings or animals.
   (b)   Use or Drilling of Private Well Prohibited.  No owner, lessor, lessee or occupier of any property in the area designated in subsection (c) hereof shall use or drill a private ground water well as a source of water for use for potable or industrial purposes.
   (c)   Affected Area.  The prohibition set forth in subsection (b) hereof shall be applicable within the following area within the City:
   Beginning at a point of intersection of the north line of State Street with the west line of Sharpsville Avenue; thence north along the west line of Sharpsville Avenue to a point of intersection of the west line of Sharpsville Avenue with the north line of property now of A.K. Steele, formerly of the Westinghouse Electric Corporation; thence west to the east bank of the Shenango River; thence in a generally southerly direction along the east bank of the Shenango River to a point of intersection with the north line of State Street; thence east along the north line of State Street to its point of intersection with the west line of Sharpsville Avenue, being the place of beginning.
(Ord. 28-00.  Passed 11-29-00.)