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Ord 72-85 7/2/1985 r ORDINANCE NO. la'q5 ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1204 . 2 OF THE PLUMBING CODE OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, AND ADDING ADDITIONAL SECTIONS. WHEREAS, there exists a Cross Connection, Back-Flow and Back Siphon Control Board, whose duty it is to promulgate regulations required to prevent contamination and pollution of potable water; and, WHEREAS, the Board feels that further rules are necessary to monitor the installation and testing of devices designed to prevent such contamination and pollution. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: Section 1204 . 2 of the Plumbing Code of the City of Wichita Falls is hereby amended to read as follows: "1204 . 2 -- APPROVAL, TESTING AND CERTIFICATION OF TESTERS (a) Approval and testing. ( 1 ) Approval of devices All devices for the prevention of backflow or back siphonage shall meet the requirements of Table 505 . Devices installed in a potable water supply for protection against back- flow shall be maintained in an operable condition by the property owner or other person having control of such devices . The authority having jurisdiction , shall require periodic testing of such devices , and when found to be inoperative or defective, shall require the repair or replacement thereof. ( 2 ) Testing of backflow prevention devices. All backflow prevention devices shall be tested in accordance with manufacturer' s recommended performance standards. Such testing shall be conducted at the time of installation , at the time of repair or relocation of such device, and at the completion of each year of service. ( 3 ) Approval of testers. All tests or repairs of backflow prevention devices shall be conducted by a person who has been certified by the City of Wichita Falls in accordance with Subsection (b ) of this section or certified by another approved agency. ( 4 ) Records of tests required. All tests required by this ordinance shall be recorded on forms as provided by the City of Wichita Falls Inspection Depart- ment . Such forms shall be completed by the tester and submitted to the City Inspection Department for permanent record. The consumer, property owner, or person having control of such devices shall be responsible for insuring that all necessary repairs and annual tests of devices are initiated. The tester shall be responsible for the initial testing of any device that he/she has installed or for any device that he/she has repaired and for the completion and submittal of required test forms. Any consumer, property owner, or tester who shall fail to provide tests or records, as required by this section, shall be in violation of this ordinance and shall be subject to the penalties as set forth in Section 111 of this Plumbing Code . (5) All costs, including installation, repair and testing of devices shall be borne by the consumer . Advisory assistance may be requested at any time from the authority having jurisdiction without charge . (b .) Certification of testers . (1) Certification of backflow tester required . No person may test and certify backflow preventers unless said person has completed an approved certification cou se given by the City of Wichita Falls or other approved agency . At the completion of such certification course or upon presentation of satisfactory proof of completion of anothe approved course, the authority having jurisdiction may issue a certificate of completion to said person . This certifica ion shall carry with it the right to test and certify backflow preven- tion devices as follows : (2) Certification classification . a . General certification - A Master or Journeyman Plumber Licensed by the State of Texas and qualified to test and certify all types and makes of backflow preventers . Fee for this certification is Twenty-Five Dollars ($25 .00) . b . Limited certification - A State Licensed Lawn Irrigator qualified to test and certify devices used in lawn irrigation only, or a maintenance person qualified to test and certify devices used in buildings or premises for which he is employed as a maintenance person. Fee for this certification is Fifteen Dollars ($15 .00) . " PASSED AND APPROVED this the 2nd day of July , 1985 . M 0 R Pro tern ATTEST: Z1/W/Q.- City Clerk -2- Affidavit of Publication THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF WICHITA (Paste Clipping Here) ,r' ORDINANCE NO.694 .On th is 22 2 day of July AN ORDINANCE CLOSING,VA- CATING,AND ABANDONING,A 1985 8 5 TWELVE(12)FOOT WIDE ALLEY A.D. . personally appeared before me, the undersigned authority IN BLOCK 1, FELLOWS AD- +. DITION,WICHITA FALLS,TEXAS AND RETAINING AN UTILITY Toni Belvedere , bookkeeper EASEMENT. ORDINANCE NO.70-85 AN ORDINANCE CLOSING,VA- CATING, publishers of AND ABANDONING,A for the Times Publishing Company of Wichita Falls, 1 TEN(10)FOOT WIDE PORTION' OF A FIFTEEN(15)FOOT WIDE Wichita Falls Record News, a newspaper published at Wichita Falls in UTIUTY EASEMENT IN LOTS 14 A 15,BLOCK 2,SIKES ESTATES, UNIT 1, SECTION Wichita County. Texas, and upon being duly sworn by me, on oath states ION G, WICHITA Wich1 a Y FALLS,TEXAS ORDINANCE NO.71-85 AN ORDINANCE CLOSING,VA- that the attached advertisement is a true and correct copy of advertising CATING,AND ABANDONING A 7.5 FOOT WIDE UTIUTY EASE- MINT IN LOT 12,BLOCK 3,UNI- published j n MF(11 issues thereof or. the following VERSITY PARK, SECTION C, WICHITA FALLS,TEXAS dates: L ORDINANCE NO.72-85 July 2 U ORDINANCE AMENDING SEC- , TION 1204.2 OF THE PLUMBING CODE CITY C n F , AND DDINGAD- DITIONAL SECTIONS. Lf`� o ORDINANCE RE ZOONINNIN G A � AN ORDINANCE REZONING Bookkeeper for Times Publishing Company 27.56 ACRE TRACT OUT Of of Wichita Falls BLOCKS 6 & 11, J.A..KEMP'S SUBDIVISION OF WILLIAM MAYER SURVEY A-193, WICHITA..COUNTY, TEXAS Subscribed and sworn to before me this the day and year first above FROM SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDEN- TIAL';DISTRICT, STANDARD LOT L) written. (SF-2) TO MULTI-FAMILY RESI- DENTIAL DISTRICT(MFR) �l ORDINANCE NO.74-85 1 ` /`}u'L,z� �. fzy i ORDINANCE WAIVING SEC- % TION 31-41 OF THE CODE OF , ORDIANCES, WHICH REQUIRES i COUNTY RESIDENCE FOR CAB I - DRIVERS,FOR JIM R.SANDERS. ORDINANCE NO.7545 _ t, ORDINANCE PROHIBITING jJV-S •'''': DRIVERS, STOM STANDING 'T'e< ' _ !. '..;•OR PARKING ING A MOO TOR VEHICLE � ON ANY STREET MEDIAN IN jOjl + =PL"*" " 'THE CITY OF WICHITA FAILS,''�%,AND DECLARING IT AN EMERG- ENCY. • 4