Connection to municipal sewer involves a few costs. These are connection costs (assessment), installation costs and usage costs. Once connection is completed, there are ongoing usage costs that are billed on a quarterly basis. The usage costs are billed a flat rate, per Residential Equivalent Unit (REU).
Sewer Connection Costs: Click this link to view Sewer and Water Connection Costs
Please call Laketon Township if you have any questions about municipal sewer connections and associated costs. The office is open Monday - Friday 8:30 and to 4:30 pm (excluding holidays).
Sewer Usage Costs: As of 07/01/2018, the quarterly rate is $136.38 ($45.46/month) per Residential Equivalent Unit (REU). REU is basically a single family home - other uses such as businesses, home daycare centers etc. will be billed based on the REU assigned to that particular type of use. EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 2018 - Your sewer usage bills will begin being billed MONTHLY rather than quarterly. Click here for a detailed information letter.
SEWER EMERGENCY???: During normal business hours (M-F 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, excluding holidays) please call 231-744-2454 regarding sewer emergencies.
If you have a sewer related EMERGENCY - AFTER normal business hours (8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday - Friday) please call Laketon Township Building Official Chris Hall at 231-578-1646. This number is for AFTER HOURS EMERGENCIES ONLY!