Sump Pumps

Important Information Regarding Sump Pumps

  • It is ILLEGAL to connect a SUMP PUMP into the Municipal Sewer system.
  • An ILLEGAL SUMP PUMP CONNECTION can overload the system, which in turn could BACK UP RAW SEWERAGE onto your property.
  • An ILLEGAL SUMP PUMP CONNECTION could potentially cause an explosive condition causing death, injury and/or property damage.
  • An ILLEGAL SUMP PUMP CONNECTION cost all the tax payers of Somerset thousands of dollars per year treating excess water.
  • If an ILLEGAL SUMP PUMP CONNECTION is discovered, it could cost you hundreds of dollars in DAILY FINES.
  • We ask that you not connect a SUMP PUMP to the Town’s Sewer System and if you have one, PLEASE REMOVE IT!