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File #: 111247    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 1/18/2012 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 10/14/2014
Effective date: 10/31/2014    
Title: A substitute ordinance relating to plumbing and public water supply cross-connection control regulations and surveys.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: PLUMBING CODE, WATER WORKS, WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Attachments: 1. Cover Letter, 2. Hearing Notice List 10-7-14, 3. Hearing Notice List 1-31-12, 4. Notice Published on 10-30-14
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
10/30/20141 CITY CLERK PUBLISHED   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/23/20141 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/14/20141 COMMON COUNCIL PASSEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/7/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTED

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Carrie Lewis, Milwaukee Water Works Richard Paur, Department of Neighborhood Services Ald. Perez moved substitution of the file with Proposed Substitute A. (Prevailed 5-0)
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/7/20141 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PASSAGEPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/31/20120 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Carrie Lewis, Milwaukee Water Works Hallet Jenkins, Department of Neighborhood Services
Pass4:1 Action details Meeting details Not available
1/26/20120 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/18/20120 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
111247
Version
SUBSTITUTE 1
Reference

Sponsor
THE CHAIR
Title
A substitute ordinance relating to plumbing and public water supply cross-connection control regulations and surveys.
Sections
97-12-1 am
97-12-2 am
97-12-4-a am
97-12-4-c am
97-12-4-d am
97-12-4-g am
97-12-4-h am
97-12-5-b am
97-12-5-c am
97-12-6 rc
97-12-7 am
97-12-9-a am
Analysis
This ordinance makes various minor revisions to the regulations and survey procedures relating to cross-connections of building plumbing systems with the public water supply system. These changes are intended to make the city’s code consistent with new Wisconsin department of natural resources regulations.
Body
The Mayor and Common Council of the City of Milwaukee do ordain as follows:

Part 1. Section 97-12-1 and 2 of the code is amended to read:

97-12. Cross-Connection Control Regulations.

1. PURPOSE. The purpose of this section is to protect consumers and the public water supply system of the city from the possibility of contamination or pollution due to >>, but not limited to,<< a backflow >>, a backsiphonage or the interconnection<< of contaminants into [[building plumbing and/or into]] >>a building’s plumbing system or<< the public water supply [[system]] .

2. ADOPTION OF STATE CODE. [[Chs. Comm 82 to 87 and 90]] >>Chs. SPS 381 to 387 and 390<< , Wis. Adm. Code, as amended, >>s. NR 810.15, Wis. Adm. Code, as amended,<< and ch. 145, Wis. Stats., as amended, are adopted by reference and incorporated into this section to the extent and with the limitations provided by this section.

Part 2. Section 97-12-4-a, c, d, g and h of the code is amended to read:

4. DEFINITIONS.

a. “Backflow” means the unwanted reverse flow of liquids, solids or [[grease due to backpressure or backsiphonage]] >>gases<<.

c. “Backsiphonage” means [[a backflow created by a pressure lower in the public water supply system than in the private consumer water piping system]] >>the creation of a backflow as a r...

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