How does the City of Sequim treat its sewer?
In November, 1995 the City of Sequim adopted Resolution 95-08 which established a wastewater task force to assist the City in the research and planning of available alternatives for wastewater reuse systems and program. The Wastewater Reuse Task Force met weekly and the final report was presented to the City on February, 1997. With the aid of the $5.3 million no interest loan and a $3.4 million grant, the City has upgraded the sewage treatment facility to meet Class "A" reclaimed standards, extended the outfall 1,320 feet and done the planning/engineering for our 100% upland reuse program. In this program the Reclamation Facility effluent is no longer wasted into the strait but returned to the City and used in place of potable water for irrigation, landscape, fish habitat enhancement etc., which reduces the withdrawal from the Dungeness River and wells in the Sequim Dungeness Valley.

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1. If my household drains are stopped up, who is responsible?
2. Who do I call at night if I have a water or sewer problem or see a water or sewer problem?
3. Where does my water come from?
4. What are your phone and fax numbers?
5. Do you have tours for groups, etc?
6. How does the City of Sequim treat its sewer?
7. Who checks sewer backups?
8. To whom do I speak concerning water or sewer location?
9. Where does the city responsibility begin and end with respect to water and utilities?
10. How do I get my water meter checked for accuracy?
11. How do I find out what my water pressure is?
12. What can be done to remedy the drainage problems that I have on my property?
13. How do I find out f there are any easements or rights-of-way on my property?
14. How can I learn about any latecomer's agreements on my property?
15. Can I build a fence on my property?
16. Where can I dig on my property? What about utility lines?
17. I need information on my side sewer, or sewer availability in my neighborhood. Who can I call?