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 2014-15.
The FY2014-15 Grant Funds have been depleted. Please check again on July 1, 2015 to see if funding has been approved for FY2015-16.
Total FY2014-15 Allocation: $850,000
Total Funds Allocated to Date: $850,000
Total Funds Available: $0
Allocated funds have replaced 16,894 linear feet of lateral pipelines in 243 projects.
Figures are updated weekly.
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 $300,000 to the program for the remainder of FY 2014/15 (March 1, 2015 through June 30, 2015). Applications for loans are now being accepted. Please click here for a Program Guide containing the details of the Loan Program.