Section 134-79 DISCHARGE OF RAINWATER OR SURFACE WATER PROHIBITED
A. The discharge of rainwater or surface water into a sanitary sewer line through connections from the roofs of houses or other buildings, basement drains, foundation drains, yard drains or any other connection is hereby prohibited.
B. It shall be unlawful to make any connection to the town's sanitary sewer system which allows rainwater or surface water to flow into said system, and no occupancy permit shall be issued for any new structure or construction having such a connection to the sanitary sewer system.
C. Whenever the Town Manager or Utility Inspector for the Town of Front Royal shall deem it necessary to remove, block, repair or otherwise reroute a drain or other connection to the Front Royal sanitary sewer system which allows a significant flow of rain or surface water into said system and thereby could endanger the public health, upon reasonable notice to the property owner of not less than thirty (30) days, and after said owner has failed to remove, block, repair or otherwise reroute said drain or connection in a manner approved by the town, the town may then, by its own agents or employees, remove, block, repair or otherwise reroute said drain or connection, and the cost of expenses thereof shall be chargeable to and paid by the owner of such property and shall be collected by the town as taxes and levies are collected.
D. Violation of the provisions of this section shall constitute a misdemeanor and shall be punishable by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.).