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Common Cause 2010
 
Sewer Permit Process
Application and Permit for Sewer Connection

(a)     New Users:  All Users proposing to connect to or discharge into the Facility shall obtain an Application and Permit for Sewer Connection from the Commission before connecting to or discharging into the Facility.  An application for said Application and Permit for Sewer Connection shall be filed with the Commission at least ninety (90) days prior to the proposed connection or discharge to the Facility.

(b)     Existing Users:  Existing Users connected to the Facility as of the effective date of these Regulations, who have not obtained an Application and Permit for Sewer Connection, shall apply for an Application and Permit for Sewer Connection within thirty (30) days following the effective date of these Regulations.

(c)     Transfers and Modifications:  Pursuant to the provisions of this Section and Section 3.9 (b) of these Regulations, any person who proposes to sell or transfer ownership of a structure, property, or use for which an Application and Permit for Sewer Connection has been issued; or who proposes a change in the nature, characteristics or constituents of its wastewater; or who proposes to increase its discharge so that the daily volume, strength, or rate of its discharge is at least ten percent (10%) greater than its existing and/or currently-permitted discharge; shall, no less than thirty (30) days prior to the proposed sale, transfer, change or increase, apply on a form prescribed by the Superintendent, for issuance of an Application and Permit for Sewer Connection or, if applicable, modification of its existing Application and Permit for Sewer Connection.

(d)     Fee:  All Users required to obtain an Application and Permit for Sewer Connection shall complete and file with the Commission an application in the form prescribed by the Commission, and accompanied by the appropriate fee.

Foxborough’s Charges and Fees


A)  
 
 Application for Sewer Connections

  $ 25.00
  Non-Refundable

B)  

Permit for Sewer Connections

 

 

1.  Residential/Commercial Permits

  $ 125.00

 

2.  Industrial Permits

  $ 125.00

C)  
 
Renewal of Permit

  $  50.00

D)  

Industrial Inspections

$50.00/hour
or portion thereof

E)  

New Residential Connections* to existing sewer system not  subject to a Betterment Charge
 
Relocation of Existing Service would be 50% of the installation costs as described above. The Contractor also cuts and caps existing service at main.
 
*as may be authorized on an emergency basis or in the future when the moratorium is rescinded.

$1,500/ Bedroom
 

F)  

Inspection Charges for Replacement or Repair of existing sewer connection

  $ 25.00


        
Regular Sewer Customers
          1.   System capacity charge for residences within an area subject to betterment costs that have not connected to the new sewer system within the one-year grace period:

3 Bedroom
4 Bedroom
Annual
$164.68
$219.56
Semi-Annual
$ 82.34
$109.78
Quarterly
$ 41.17
$ 54.89

 
Town of Foxborough, 40 South Street, Foxborough, MA 02035
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