District Ordinances regulate the maintenance of private sewer laterals, and contain testing and inspection requirements dependent upon specific triggers, such as property sale and remodels. Please click here to find out how the private sewer lateral ordinance might affect you.
The District adopted Resolution 15-1493 establishing the framework and guidelines for the Lateral Replacement Grant Program (LRGP) to assist ratepayers with the cost of replacing their private sewer laterals.
Download LRGP Guide
Changes will occur periodically. You can be assured of having the most current information by contacting the District.
The District adopted Ordinance No. 70, approving a Lateral Replacement Loan Program (LRLP) to assist ratepayers with the cost of replacing their private sewer laterals.
Download LRLP Guide
Procedure, requirements and permit application for private sewer laterals (aka side sewers).
Download Permit Requirements and Application
The District's Standard Specifications and Drawings and Approved Materials List include requirements, specifications, and drawings for side sewers.
Download Overview of Side Sewer Requirements
Ross Valley Sanitary District
2960 Kerner Boulevard
San Rafael, CA 94901 - map
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(415) 259-2957 - fax
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