51.01 Definitions

For the purpose of this chapter the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.

Industrial Wastes

The liquid waste or liquid-borne waste resulting from any commercial manufacturing or industrial operation or process.


The record owner of the property according to the assessment or transfer records in the office of the County Auditor, whose address shall be deemed to be the mailing address of the property unless the owner has notified the general office of the Sewage Works by certified mail with return receipt of a different address than that of the property.

Sanitary Sewage

The waste from water closets, urinals, lavatories, sinks, bathtubs, showers, household laundries, basement drains, garage floor drains, bars, soda fountains, stable floor drains, and all other water-carried wastes, except industrial wastes.

(Ordinance 17-1976, passed 7-6-76; Am. Ordinance 3-1979, passed 2-19-79)