IRRIGATION METER REQUIREMENTS: All new in-ground irrigation systems installed after application of this section that will be supplied water from the Town of Aberdeen water system shall be independently connected to the system and water consumption shall be measured through a separate irrigation meter.
METHODS OF CONNECTION: An irrigation service line may be installed by a direct tap into the main (separate tap) or by a split line off the non–irrigation service line at a point between the main and the non-irrigation meter (split tap). Either method of connection shall be performed by the Town of Aberdeen Public Utilities Department or a licensed contractor. A licensed contractor must obtain a permit from the Town of Aberdeen prior to installing an irrigation service line.
TECHNICAL AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS: An irrigation service line, the irrigation meter and all related appurtenances shall be installed in accordance with the same regulations, policies and procedures that apply to non-irrigation meters.