What does "Sewer Rehabilitation (Rehab)" mean?
Who do I call when I have a problem?
Can the City recommend a plumber to me?
What makes homeowner's sewer stop up?
Why does it take so long to fix the sewer lines?
What does it mean when you say the sewer mains will be "T.V.ed"?
What is happening when I see smoke coming from a
Can anything be done about the odor coming from
Who is going to pay for property damages caused by a
A City employee left a
door hanger saying I need a clean out. What is a clean
Where should clean outs
"Rehab" means we repair or replace sewer
lines as needed.
If you think it is the City's problem,
call us before calling a plumber.
No. Please consult the yellow pages of
your phone directory.
Most of the time, it is accumulated grease
Repair and Rehab is an ongoing, lengthy,
and complicated process.
We will run a special camera through the
lines that will give visual information on the condition of
It means a smoke test is being performed
to determine if there is any infiltration in a sewer line.
Wastewater contains naturally occurring
gases and some odor is unavoidable. Every effort is made to
keep these odors contained as much as possible.
Any customer problems are referred to our
Purchasing Manager, David Cochran.
A clean out is a raised stack coming from
the top of a sewer service or lateral that has a retractable
cap. It is at ground level and provides entrance into the
direction of gravity flow for cleaning.
The clean out should be near the junction
of the building drain and the building sewer.