The Water Sewer Department is responsible to provide safe, adequate water for a fee to those houses connected to the mainlines of the community water system. Responsibility for maintenance will include water sources, storage tanks, controls, mainlines, valves, hydrants and service lines to the curb stops only. The service line from the curb stop to the house and interior house plumbing are the responsibility of the customer.
The Water Sewer Department is responsible to provide sanitary disposal of domestic waste for a fee to those houses connected to the mainlines of community sewage systems. Responsibility for maintenance will include treatment facilities, pumping stations, mainlines, manholes and service lines to the property lines only. The service line from the property line to the house and interior house plumbing are the responsibility of the customer.
To ensure the provision of adequate water and sewage service to its customers, the Water Sewer Department will retain qualified personnel on duty or on call at all times. The Department will respond quickly to breakdowns and other emergencies.
The Water Sewer Department may elect, as resources permit, to perform certain plumbing repairs or new installation for a fee in those houses served by one of the Departments systems.
Individual and Community Water Sewer Program (IHS)
The purpose of the IHS Individual and Community Water & Sewer Program is to assist Red Cliff tribal members through the application process regarding water and sanitation services. Individual service includes living in an area where community water/sewer lines are not available. Community service includes living in a populated area where water/sewer lines are available.
*This program is not designed to fix problems related to having community water & sewer connections*
The Water Sewer Department may agree to perform under contract with governmental, tribal or private body's construction or operating and maintenance services. Those construction projects will only be warranted for the period stated in the contract.
Water (Community Systems)
3. Bresette Hill
4. Little Sand Bay
Sewage (Community Systems)
3. Services for individual septic tank systems will be available at the Water & Sewer Departments' discretion for a fee.