We are accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year. There is limited availability - work must have been completed between 7/1/2019-6/30/2020.
The 2020-2021 Fiscal Year is now open and we are accepting applications for work completed between 7/1/2020-6/30/2021.
Application and copies of the required documents listed below must be submitted to: Water Resource Recovery Counter – 450 Civic Center Plaza, 2nd Floor, Richmond, CA 94804 Counter Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4pm
The City of Richmond recommends obtaining estimates from at least three (3) contractors.
Parcels served by the City of Richmond Sanitary Municipal Sewer District.
Sewer lateral replacement must be completed BEFORE applying for the Sewer Lateral Grant Program.
A full line replacement must be completed during the fiscal year July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021.
If you have previously received a Sewer Lateral Grant reimbursement, you will not be eligible to apply.
Proof of payment (copy of canceled check, credit card receipt, or bank statement are accepted).
Certificate of Lateral Compliance (issued by the City after encroachment permit inspections are approved).
Grant Deed (change of ownership taken place within last 3 months and/or if property is under a Trust).
Tax-exempt organizations must submit proof of tax- exempt status.
Each fiscal year the City allocates sewer lateral grant funds to be awarded for private sewer lateral replacement.
This program can be suspended at any time without prior or advanced notification or posting.
Property owner(s) are eligible for ONE (1) sewer lateral grant reimbursement award in a lifetime on a first come first serve basis until all sewer lateral funds are exhausted.
Starting July 1, 20120 and ending June 30, 2021, the complete sewer lateral grant reimbursement amount is $1,800 per application.
Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted.
All applications will be accepted via email and mail at this time. This is subject to change.
No applications will be accepted after the sewer lateral grant funds are exhausted.
Reimbursement may take approximately 5 weeks from the date the completed application is received and approved by the City.
PLEASE NOTE Sewer Lateral Grant Program for Fiscal Year 2020-2021, ONLY work completed during the
fiscal year (7/1/2020-6/30/2021) will be eligible for sewer lateral grant reimbursements. If you have any questions regarding the Sewer Lateral Grant Program, please contact Maricella Mandujano at 510-620-6594.