Portland Homeowners and the Lateral Line Connection

Mar 14

Portland Homeowners and the Lateral Line Connection

Homes in Portland that are serviced by the municipal sewer systems are connected to the City’s main lines via sewer pipe lateral.  In most cases each house has its own lateral line that connects directly to the nearest main line, without going through a neighbor’s property.  But in some cases, older houses are connected using alternative configurations that...

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Albany’s Sewer Lateral Replacement Program

Sep 14

Albany’s Sewer Lateral Replacement Program

The City of Albany has begun an innovative service for residents to maintain their sewer lateral and ensure its proper functioning. The Public Works Deptartment is accepting applications from homeowners who qualify for this program. The steps to be followed procedurally are: first, submitting an application to be reviewed by the engineering dept. A contractor will...

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