Rules and Regulations

All three of Fort Wayne's Utilities -- Water, Sewer and Stormwater -- are governed by a set of General Utility Rules and Regulations that have been adopted by the Board of Public Works or Stormwater Management Board. Each Utility may also be affected by resolutions or policies adopted by its governing board.

pdfFort Wayne Water Utility Rules and Regulations

In addition to the Rules and Regulations, there are a number of resolutions and policies that govern the operation of the Water Utility:

pdfWater Main Extension Policy

pdfWater Disconnection Policy

pdfResolution Clarifying Water Disconnection Policy

pdfDeveloper Installed Water Taps

pdfCross-Connection Regulation

pdfTemporary (Construction) Water Meters: Terms and Conditions

Application for a Temporary (Construction) Water Meter -- this form may also be found by going to the top of the page and selecting "On-Line Forms"

pdfBackflow and Cross Connection Control Requirements

pdfWater Pollution Control Utility Rules and Regulations as amended December 2013 and pdfother policies.

pdfFort Wayne Stormwater Utility Rules and Regulations as amended December 2013.

In addition to the General Rules and Regulations of the Water Pollution Control Utility, the following policies also help govern operation of the utility:

pdfTap Repair Policy