Upon showing of proper credentials, persons authorized by the General Manager, when necessary for the performance of their duties, shall have the right to enter the discharger’s premises. Such authorized personnel may have access to any facilities and records necessary for determining compliance, including, but not limited to, the ability to copy any records, inspect any monitoring equipment, and sample any wastewater subject to regulation under this Article. Notwithstanding any provision of law, persons authorized by the General Manager may enter a discharger’s premises at any time if the General Manager determines that an imminent hazard to persons or property exists on or as a result of activities conducted on the discharger’s premises.
The General Manager may inspect the process areas of a discharger, inspect chemical and waste storage areas, inspect, sample and monitor wastewater production activities.
(Added by Ord. 19-92, App. 1/23/92; amended by Ord. 116-97, App. 3/28/97)