The goal of this program is to eliminate disease and nuisances from improperly treated sewage from onsight wastewater disposal systems. RCHD staff review plans and issue permits for septic systems; inspect construction and installation of septic systems; monitor and inspect septic pumpers to ensure proper pumping, operation, and disposal.
For more information contact Yvonne Vieregge, BA at 618.826.5007 ext. 129 or Deb Grapperhaus, BS at 618.826.5007 ext. 126.
Permit to construct system for new sewage system $350.00
Permit to repair existing system $200.00
Permit to install a holding tank $175.00
Permit for community systems installed in one phase $200.00.
Permit for community systems installed in phases $200 plus $40.00 per phase after the first phase
Inspection of private water and sewage system for the purpose of selling/buying property $300.00