Program Overview The
Lateral Assistance Program is available to
assist homeowners who have to replace a deteriorated sewer service line and
partially cover the cost of work done within the public right of way. Please
note that as a requirement of this program, residents must:
the Elgin Public Works Department prior to the start of any work.
a date stamped sewer televised picture showing the affected areas.
two estimates from licensed plumbing contractors.
is provided on a first-come, first-served basis and is subject to availability.
For the annually funded program.
homeowners can be reimbursed for fifty percent (50%) of the repair costs up to
a maximum of $5,000, for work that is completed in the public right of way.
Click on the link
above for specific program guidelines. Residents may also call for program information: (847) 931-6157.