As new sanitary sewer lines are installed, they are inspected to make sure that they meet the necessary standards that have been adopted by each municipality.
Copies of the Municipal Standards may be obtained through this office. Please e-mail your name, phone number, and address to us and we will contact you with instructions for obtaining them. They may also be downloaded at this link: 2015 Municipal Standards. You must have adobe acrobat installed to open the document.
GUIDELINES FOR CONNECTING TO THE SANITARY SEWER SYSTEMS OF BATH, DEWITT, & WATERTOWN TOWNSHIPS AND THE CITY OF DEWITT.
A low air pressure test shall be performed from the connection stub to within 10′ of the building. This is the contractor’s responsibility to perform and have all of the proper equipment on hand according to the “Municipal Sanitary Sewer Standards”. These tests require an inspection that must be scheduled 48 hours in advance.
CALL MISS DIG 72 HOURS (3 days) BEFORE ANY EXCAVATION FOR UTILITIES
SANITARY SEWER INSPECTIONS NEED TO BE MADE WITH A 48 HOUR ADVANCE NOTICE. PLEASE CALL 517-669-8311 FOR APPOINTMENTS. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING THESE STANDARDS, PLEASE CALL US IN ADVANCE.