NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Ordinance Amendments: Title 1-Organization and Administration (DPC Meeting Packet)
Fats, oils, and grease, as well as "flushable" wipes, towelettes, and rags are the major cause of blockages of the sewer system which can lead to sanitary sewer overflows. Food and grease should never go down the drain because they build up in the line and can cause serious, expensive, and irreversible damage. Only water should go down the drain. Blockages caused by the improper disposal can cause serious damage and be a threat to public health.
Here are some simple steps you can take to keep FOG out of the sewer system: