Sanitary Sewer

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

The Village’s Sanitary Sewer Division’s responsibilities include preventative maintenance and repairs of one hundred eighty‐seven (187) miles of sanitary sewer mains, over five thousand two hundred (5,200) manholes, and sixteen (16) sanitary lift stations. Other maintenance activities include routine televising, flushing, root cutting, and the maintenance and repair of pumps, motors and electrical components.

Flooding? Sewer Blockage?
If you are experiencing flooding or a sewer blockage call the
Public Works Department at (847) 490-6800.
If the event occurs before or after hours, please contact the Police Department (847) 882-1818.

(Public Works is open - Monday – Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm)

 

Selected 2018 Accomplishments    

  • Flushed and cleaned over (150,000) feet of sanitary sewer main line and inspected over (18,000) feet of sanitary sewer via CCTV.
  • Flushed (3,180) fire hydrants to remove sediment and ensure operability.
  • Collected (945) water samples for IEPA certified testing per the Village's water quality monitoring program.
  • Coordinated a large-scale inflow and infiltration control program, smoke testing over (133,000) feet of sanitary sewer pipe to identify locations in need of rehabilitation.

Homeowners are responsible for the proper care and maintenance of their sewer service line beginning at the house and up to where it connects with the Village sewer main. If you are experiencing a sewer blockage, please contact the Public Works Department.


Public Works Department - (847) 490-6800 - PublicWorks@HoffmanEstates.org