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The below connection packets are intended to provide basic guidence needed to connect a home to the central wastewater system and must be used in conjunction with regulatory permitting requirements and FKAA specifications. If you are unsure of which type of connection you have, (gravity or low pressure) please go to “What Type of Service Connection Do I Have?” in the Overview tab or click here.
In general, any non-single family residential properties with more than one building will require a Florida Department of environmental Protection (FDEP) wastewater collection system permit to connect to a central sewer system. For more information on FDEP permitting, please click on the document below:
Sewer Connection Funding Assistance
Funding assistance is available for income-eligible single-family and multi-family housing units located in Monroe County. For more information contact Matt Massoud, Monroe County Social Services, (305)292-4408 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Septic Tank to Cistern Conversion Option
One of the benefits of connecting to the Central Wastewater System is the opportunity it provides to convert your septic tank into a cistern. For slightly more than the cost of septic tank abandonment you can utilize your tank to capture rainwater for use in landscape watering, car washing, boat washing, motor flushing, and pressure washing.