Sewage System Compliance Upgrades

MN Septic System Grants 2017Its that time of the year with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is once again offering to make funds available for Septic System Upgrades. MN Counties are allowed to apply for SSTS Grants for fiscal year 2017. Low Interest Loans and Grants are often needed to help minimize Septic Compliance Issues for local residents and business owners. As a MPCA Certified Septic Contractor, Custom Septic, Inc. (CSI) can provide professional services to bring your sewer system up to Septic Code Compliance in the counties of Wright, Sherburne, Anoka, Hennepin and more communities across the state.


2017 Sewage Treatment Grants

When possible, the MPCA likes to set aside funds to Improve Minnesota Sewage Systems. A compliant septic system, also known in the trade as a Subsurface Sewage Treatment System (SSTS) is vitally important for protecting the health of people, pets and the environment.

The folks at the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency are currently working on the application process for MN Counties that would like to participate in this financing opportunity for the 2017 Fiscal Year. Not every county submit an application and take part in the program. Contact your local MN County to see if they will have SSTS Grants to help offset the cost of Sewage System Upgrades or Repairs.


MN Counties SSTS Grant Programs

Minnesota Counties need to hurry if they are to be considered for grant eligibility for the upcoming year. 2017 Septic System Grants that just opened up in May of 2016 include the following programs:

  • MN Septic System Base Grants
  • MN Septic System Incentive Grants
  • MN Septic System Low-income Fix Up Grants


SSTS Grant and Low Interest Loan Eligibility

Unfortunately, it is a bit too soon to know the exact specifications for Sewer System Loans for next year. Past loan programs could be used to cover costs of Septic System Permits, Designing, Installation or eligible Repairs.

Previous Loan Eligibility Guidelines included some or all of the following:

  • Applicants must Own the property
  • Applicants must Live at the property
  • Single Family or Duplex Homestead
  • Meet Low-income Guidelines
  • Non Compliant based on a professional Septic Compliance Inspection


MPCA Certified Septic Contractor

When your Sewage System is in poor condition or fails a Septic Compliance Inspection you need to have a trusted professional on your side. Custom Septic, Inc. (CSI) is the MPCA Certified Septic Contractor to call. We provide fast, professional services for properties located in several different Minnesota Counties. Ask us about Code Compliant Septic Designs, Upgrades and Repairs.

In Wright, Anoka, Sherburne or Hennepin County, contact Custom Septic, Inc. (CSI) for Professional Septic Services at: 763-218-4769 or fill out our convenient Online Contact Form