Private Sewer Lateral Ordinance
In June of 2014, the District adopted an Ordinance regulating the maintenance of private sewer laterals. The Ordinance contains testing and inspection requirements dependent upon specific triggers, such as property sale and remodels. Please click here to find out how this Ordinance might affect you.
Lateral Replacement Grant Program
Please click here to view our current Lateral Replacement Grant Program (LRGP) guide. Changes will occur periodically. You can be assured of having the most current information by using the program guide posted here or by contacting the District.
RVSD has allocated the following funds to the LRGP for FY2015-16. *Applications will begin to be accepted on July 1, 2015.
Total FY2014-15 Allocation: $700,000
Total Funds Allocated to Date: $283,350
Total Funds Available*: $416,650
Allocated funds have replaced 10,967 linear feet of lateral pipelines in 143 projects, fiscal year to date.
Figures are updated weekly.
Click here to view Resolution 15-1493, establishing the framework and guidelines for the Lateral Replacement Grant Program
Lateral Replacement Loan Program
RVSD recently adopted Ordinance No. 70, approving a loan program to assist ratepayers with the cost of replacing their private sewer laterals. Upon adoption, the Board allocated $600,000 to the program for FY2015/16 (July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016). Applications for loans are now being accepted. Please click here for a Program Guide containing the details of the Loan Program.