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13.08.180. City construction standards
Soft copper type K will be used on all service lines from the City mainline into and out of the meter box; brass gate or angle valves will be installed on each side of the meter. The yokes will be two-piece bolted cast iron, with brass fittings and corporation valves manufactured by the Ford Company. The meter boxes will be as follows: three-quarter-inch (3/4") meter box shall be eighteen inches (18") by thirty inches (30") either galvanized dipped with asphalt or concrete with cast iron lid and cover. The one-inch (1") meter boxes will be galvanized dipped with asphalt or concrete, twenty-four inches (24") by thirty inches (30") with concrete adapters and cast iron lids and cover. The one-and-one-half inch (1 ½") and two-inch (2") meter boxes will be forty-eight-inch (48") concrete pipe sections with a twenty-four-inch (24") prefabricated cast iron removable lid. Diagrams will be furnished as to specifications by the City. The pipe for all connections larger than two inches (2") will be ductile or cast iron with brass or cast iron fittings. All meters will be Rockwell or a meter approved by the Public Works Director or the City Engineer and will include expander nuts, flanges, valves, etc.
Ord. No.97-35, Recodified, 6/19/1997