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On-Site Sewage Systems

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The goal of the On-Site Sewage System Program is to protect public health and the environment by minimizing the threat of surface and ground water contamination from failing or improperly designed, installed or maintained onsite sewage systems.
On-site Sewage System Program Activities
  • Soil evaluation to determine site suitability for an on-site sewage system
  • Review and inspect on-site system designs and installations.
  • Provide homeowner education about on-site sewage system maintenance and operation
  • Review building permits
  • License onsite sewage system Installers, operation & maintenance service providers and pumpers
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