Training will be done throughout the project to ensure that staff are ready to use the system once it is fully deployed. I would suggest if they still have an issue with removing the meter you tell him the meter body does not need to be replaced but just the register head. The City of Toronto also randomly tests new meters as they arrive. Thank you for the simple and quick way to shut off the water at the Main meter…I followed the instructions on our City Water Site and they only had you run a test from the outside main, by the house to see if there was a leak. This price could change in the future, so it is important to check before you make any plans.
We manufactured the City of Toronto water chamber in two sections that could easily be assembled on the job site. If you will need them to do things like pick up your water meter, you will also want to make sure this is something that they can do for you. Meters cannot be removed on the day of demolition; you must call ahead so that staff can visit the site prior to demolition. Theres no such thing as free from City of Toronto. I ask this because I have been billed many times for things that were wrong. At the time of the application, the homeowner will be assigned a city contractor to perform the connection service. Toronto Water is responsible for removing water meters prior to demolition of a home or building.
Ask the contractor about which members of their team they will be sending to work on your home. If had to put newline ,it would be more money. Although some meters may have an adapter from t-head to square nut, in this case you would need a valve key to shut off the meter. I went out side to front cub and water was streaming down side walk I called the City. The picture below shows a typical water meter cover found in cities and counties across the U. This is done for several reasons, one is the extreme cold we have would freeze the water meter and valve assembly. Their report on safety is scientifically baseless.
The information on this site does not constitute legal or technical advice. If the Toronto Department of Water does need to install meters, they need to be wired without exception. Thank you for your time and help. The shut off valve has not been turned for 30 years. The copper main line entering the basement is 1 inch. And i will call a plumber once the weather gets warmer. It is now accepted and approved medical education.
Requesting a New Water Meter Any building that is using the City of Toronto water supply must have a meter on every line that connects to the municipal water supply. I have been struggling with, but finally got the cap off at the street valve. Important notes If someone other than the property owner is picking up the meter i. And Councillor De Baeremaeker explains reasons the price of a glass water must go up from seven-one-hundreths of a cent, into the future. If construction debris or construction wastewater from your site gets into the storm sewer you may be fined or charged under the Sewers Bylaw Municipal Code Chapter 681-Sewers. This August the water stop functioning property dials reset to 0000 and doesnt move. I am responsible to hire a plumber to fix this.
The house is about twenty years old and has the original installation main line and shut off valve. The brass nut was badly damaged probably from past attempts to open cover. I havent got a time or date yet but he left me his assistants number to call next week to confirm. I advise you to call the Neptune office at 416-751-0034 and speak with Dave Oner he is the senior project manager for this project. I was of the understanding that an isolation valve was required by code in virtually all states? It is being made available in an effort to advance the understanding of scientific, environmental, economic, social justice and human rights issues etc. I want them to pay as it was do to bad work manship on who ever abanded that valve and put in another away from side walk.
We informed city of Toronto, and they had a technician come take a look at it. Councillor Pasternak explains a few reasons that people would refuse a Smart Water Meter Other city councillors including Perks, Ainslie, Del Grange, Perruzza, and Shiner appear very curious why anyone would refuse a Smart Meter. They will also reprogram the transmitter that sends water use data to the City. The upgrade was planned to begin with homes on fixed-rate plans, moving on to those with older meters in the second half of the project. I asked how it was possible they installed it before, and they cant do it now. Took your advice, and i think it worked.
You can also ask about their experience in doing jobs that are similar to the work that they will be performing for you. Anybody know where I can find this? I have had an inspector examine the crawlspace. To speak to someone about meter removal, please contact 416-338-1616 between 7 a. If a contractor is completing the application process on behalf of the property owner, they will need to bring a letter from the property owner that authorizes them to work on their behalf. Along with potential tax relief, some Toronto residents may be eligible for a water rebate. If anyone can give me some guidance, I would appreciate it. Please let me know as I am waiting surgery for my leg and unable to get around well and have very little money to fix this problem.