Well & Septic

Water Wells

  • Groundwater Appropriation Permits
  • Issue permits for all wells - domestic, geothermal, monitoring and test wells
  • Well siting variances
  • Well Maintenance Manual

Soil Evaluation / Percolation Tests / Septic Systems


Building Permits

  • Review building permits including site inspection
  • Design individual sewage disposal systems (trench, pit, sand mound)
  • Inspection of septic system installation


  • Investigate complaints regarding failed septic systems
  • Conduct sanitary surveys of communities to determine possible well and septic problems


  • Provide information on size and location of septic systems
  • Provide information on location, depth, and yield of water wells
  • Building permit information