Sewer Information

Sewer odors can result from drains drying and gasses coming through the pipes. Pouring water down the floor drains can often eliminate this smell. If problem persists, call Public Works at 517-788-4170.

Sewer Backup
For sewer backup into your home, call 517-788-4170, before calling a plumber or independent sewer sanitation company. We will send a sewer maintenance employee to check the main sewer line for your area. We suggest you leave a phone number where you can be reached at the time of your telephone call, so that our crew members can report their findings to the property owner or occupant.  Please call 517-788-4100, if you have an after hours emergency.