Septic Systems

  1. Angie Lipelt

    Environmental Services Supervisor

Permit to Construct Sewage Treatment System $550.00*

*Type I, II, III - residential, up to 2500 gpd - see full fee schedule for complete listing of SSTS permitting fees

  • Septic Systems in Mower County - click HERE for a brief explanation.  
  • Why it matters: check out this link from EPA to see how your system can impact the water around you!
  • Protecting our water takes good drinking water systems and good septic systems, but what does that mean?  Click HERE for a short guide from The University of Minnesota's Water Resources Center; and HERE is a video of the Homeowners Educational Workshop

diagram of house and mound system in the ground
  1. Compliance Inspections
  2. Maintenance & Guides

What is a Compliance Inspection

What is a Certificate of Compliance?

Why do I need to get a compliance inspection on my Septic System?