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WATER METER ACCESS
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Announcement on Revision

Effective July 14, 2014 Town Council approved the following Town Code Amendment:

134-41 METER ACCESS

It shall be unlawful for any person to access a water pit or vault and operate any facilities contained within except for the following:

A. Town Employees whose job responsibility it is to maintain the Town's water system

B. In the event of an emergency at a residence where continued water service will cause damage to the residential structure, bonded plumbers who are licensed in Virginia  may access the meter to turn off the water at a residence provided the plumber has contacted the Police Department.

C. Bonded plumbers or contractors who are licensed in Virginia who have contracted with the Town to perform work on the Town's water system.

Violation of the Code Section shall be subject to a tampering fee of $1,000.00.

If your services are required within the Town of Front Royal limits for a water leak emergency, please ensure the Police Department is notified immediately by call the non-emergency phone (540)635-2111. This is a requirement to access the water meter.

Please direct any questions or concerns to the Environmental Services Office at (540)635-7819



Last Updated ( Thursday, 04 September 2014 16:48 )