A. Certification Response Required. The city will periodically send a certification to identify consumers with property features which may require approved backflow preventers. Consumers shall return the certification within 30 days.
B. Enforcement. In the event the consumer has failed to respond to the certification within the specified time period, the consumer shall be subject to the following penalties:
1. Initial Warning. Written warning shall be sent to the consumer or, alternatively, a copy of such warning shall be posted on the premises involved. The warning shall provide that the certification must be returned within 30 days of the date the notice is mailed or posted on the premises.
2. Final Warning. If the consumer does not correct the violation by returning the certification within 30 days of issuance of or the posting of the initial warning, the consumer shall be issued a final warning that water service to the premises may be terminated after 30 days.
3. Notice of Violation. If the consumer does not correct the violation by returning the certification within 30 days of the issuance of or the posting of the final warning, the consumer shall be issued a written notice of violation, and water service to the premises shall be shut off. (Ord. 20C-07 § 1; Ord. 15C-09 § 1).