§ 132.002  WELLS AND CISTERNS COVERED.
   No person owning or in control of any property shall allow upon any property any well, cistern, vault or other pit unless it is covered by a good, safe and substantial covering made of iron, lumber or other like material and securely fastened in a manner that the cover cannot be removed by children, provided that any person may have upon his or her premises a well, cistern, vault or other opening if such is completely enclosed by a high board fence or other substantial enclosure at least five feet high.
(1957 Rev. Ords., § 9.905; 1992 Code, § 26-38)  Penalty, see § 10.999