On a side note, once the line is installed in front of your property, and your septic system fails, you will not be re-permitted to repair and use the septic system.
Q. How many board members will there be, how are they put into office and what will they be paid?
A. There will be three board members and state law allows for a stipend of up to $300 per month. Board members must attend meetings to receive the per diem and will decide on their own pay. The board is appointed by the mayor. State law does allow for elected boards if a private act is passed by the Tennessee General Assembly.
Q. What is the time line on the three phases?
A. Phase I should be on line within weeks; Phase II within a couple of months; and Phase III within two to three years.
Q. Any facility planning for future growth?
A. Yes, preliminary planning has already begun for expansion of the plant and service area but it is not near finalization.
Q. Will there be an odor from the plant?
A. Yes, there is a possibility. There could be a slight odor during the start-up of the plant, and during low-flow winter months, but that is not anticipated to be a problem.