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Water and Sewer Information for Developers


NOTICE: Effective October 1, 2018 we will be encouraging electronic submittal of Permit Requests. This electronic submittal will enable timelier turn-around of permits reducing the amount of time walk-in permitting takes.

Electronic Permit Requests will be processed within 48 hours of submittal.

We will retain one Permit Writer for walk-ins.

NOTICE: Beginning September 1, 2017, new and existing water meters, fittings, meter box, frame, and covers must be brought to current standards when:

  • A Metro Water Services (MWS) permit is issued in conjunction with a building permit
  • In accordance with Metro's Sidewalk Ordinance
  • An additional water service (i.e. irrigation or domestic) is served off of an existing MWS owned water service line.

Notice of Proposed Fee Change: Effective January 1, 2017. The Wastewater Hearing Authority has revised the one-time perpetual maintenance fee for residential grinder pumps (RSSP) to $3,900.00.

New Water Services Standard Specifications effective January 1, 2017.

New Water Services Detail for Shared Sewer Service Lines with Private Manhole effective January 1, 2017 - by variance approval only.