13.16.160 – Meters - Installation requirements

Water meters shall be installed by members of the meter department.  The location of the meter shall be of easy access and will be approved by the building inspector or meter division foreman prior to installation.  The customer shall provide all piping and fittings necessary to facilitate the meter installation, maintenance, and reading; including a one-hundred-twenty-five pound rated ball valve at each end of the meter and a one-half inch conduit running from the water meter location to the building exterior adjacent to the electric meter (within 3’ horizontal).  The meter shall be sealed upon completion of the installation.

(1998-M-90: § 1; 1979-M-24: § 1 (part); Prior code: § 15.302)