CITY OF WOODBURYWASHINGTON COUNTY, MINNESOTA
ORDINANCE NO. 1945
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF WOODBURY, WASHINGTON COUNTY, MINNESOTA PROVIDING THAT THE CITY CODE BE AMENDED BY AMENDING CHAPTER 23 WATER, SEWERS AND SEWAGE DISPOSAL, ARTICLE II MUNICIP
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 11:23pm
SECTION ONE. Amendment that Chapter 23 Water, Sewers and Sewage Disposal, Article II Municipal Water and Sewer Systems, Division 1 Generally, Section 23-36 Rain Sensors be amended to delete the same in its entirety and substitute the following therefore:
Sec. 23-36. Lawn and Landscape Irrigation Systems
(a)All automatic lawn and landscape irrigation system controllers installed after adoption of this ordinance must be U.S. EPA WaterSense certified.
(b)All automatic landscape irrigation systems installed on or after July 1, 2003 shall have furnished and installed technology that inhibits or interrupts operation of the landscape irrigation system during periods of sufficient moisture. (See State Law reference State landscape irrigation system law, Minn.
Stat. § 103G.298)
(c)Furnished and installed technology inhibiting or interrupting operation of irrigation systems shall be maintained in operating condition and replaced as necessary.
(d)Penalty. Any person violating any of the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
SECTION TWO. Effective date.
This ordinance shall be in full force and effect following its passage and publication according to law.
Passed and adopted by the City Council of Woodbury, Washington County, Minnesota, this 29th day of November, 2017.___________________________________
Mary Giuliani Stephens, Mayor
Clinton P. Gridley, City Administrator (SEAL)