2. Fats and grease coat, congeal and accumulate on pipes, pumps and equipment and can obstruct lines.
3. Scrape used oil and grease into container for disposal to the trash. A rubber spatula or paper towels are great for this task.
4. Avoid placing fat trimmings in the garbage disposal and thereby into the sewer.
5. Be aware that by pouring grease (hot or cooled) into the sewer you (may) be in violation of the City's Sewer Ordinance.
By working together to eliminate grease and fats in our sewer we can reduce or eliminate sewer overflows and back-ups into homes, businesses and streets.
Stopped up sewer line
Broken sewer line
Manhole cover off / broken
Cave-in / hole in yard of street
Locate sewer lines