There are approximately thirty-three miles of sewer mains and seven sewer lift stations. Sewer is pumped to the City of Tacoma for treatment.
Alameda Lift Station
This project will be updating this 40 year old pump station with new pumps and a better control systems. This has had some delays because of equipment availability. On site work has started with completion hopefully before Christmas. This project is being funded with the City’s sewer capital improvement funds.
Drake Street Lift Station
This project is updating this 50 year old pump station with new pumps and a better control system. The project is under design, which should be completed by the end of this year. The project is scheduled to be bid early 2018 with construction during the summer of 2018. This project is being funded with the City’s sewer capital improvement funds.
Do I need a Permit?
You DO NOT need a permit IF you are repairing or replacing your sewer line and you are NOT going to be cutting into the street or Right-of-Way.
If you are going to be cutting into the street you will need a STREET WORK PERMIT
If you are going to be cutting into the Right-of-Way you will need a RIGHT-OF-WAY ENCROACHMENT PERMIT