Sanitary Sewer Backups
What steps to follow if your sanitary sewer backs up.
Policies & Procedures
Sanitary Sewer Maintenance policies and procedures.
The stormwater system conveys water directly to our streams & river.
Sanitary Collection System
An overview of the Cedar Rapids sanitary sewer collection system.
Frequently Asked Questions
Sanitary Sewer Master Plan
On November 1, 2016, the City Council adopted an update to the Sanitary Sewer Master Plan.
Stormwater Master Plan
On November 1, 2016, the City Council adopted a new Stormwater Master Plan.
Inflow & Infiltration Pilot Study
The City is studying inflow and infiltration in an effort to reduce basement back-ups.
Know the Flow with Hydro
These short videos provide overviews of common sewer and stormwater issues and explain how the public can help keep our sewer system working properly.
Post Boring Televising Requirement Information
Boring Information PDF
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