Questions and Answers Regarding Sewer Backups
Is there more than one type of sewer system in Delta Township?
Does Delta Township own both sanitary and storm sewer systems?
Is there a state law regarding the liability of municipal governments for sewer backups?
What is a sewage disposal system event?
Could a backup of sewage not be considered a sewage disposal system event?
What is the service lead?
Do I have to prove the problem is not in my service lead?
Could a sewage disposal system event be caused by storm water?
Can I file a claim against Delta Township for a storm water event?
If a sewage disposal system event occurred, can I file a claim for property damages or physical injury?
What is physical injury?
What is meant by "Compliance with the Notice Requirements"?
Who do I notify at Delta Township that I want to file a Claim of Damages?
If I file a claim for damages after an event (sewer backup), will someone contact me to investigate?
Can I refuse to allow the investigator to enter my home?
Do you have an idea, question or comment for the Township? Let us know!
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