50.12 Connection of Runoff or Groundwater With Sanitary Sewer Prohibited

No person shall make connection of roof down spouts, exterior foundation drains, areaway drains, or other sources of surface runoff, groundwater or uncontaminated cooling water to a building sewer or building drain. Persons who connect such facilities to the sewer system shall be responsible for properly disconnecting same upon notification of the Superintendent. Persons in violation of this chapter shall be subject to penalties as defined herein. Storm water and all other unpolluted drainage shall be discharged to sewers specifically designated as storm sewers, or to a natural outlet approved by the Superintendent.