The St. Tammany Parish Government Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is currently accepting applications for the Community Development Block Grant (CBDG) Sewer Repair Program for homeowners with Individual Mechanical Treatment ATU Sewer Systems. Qualified applicants must meet the following requirements: low to moderate income (see Program Income Limits Chart here), homeowner (no rentals), and reside within the municipalities of Covington, Abita Springs, Madisonville and in unincorporated areas of St. Tammany Parish. Residents within the city limits of Mandeville, Slidell, Folsom, Sun, and Pearl River are not eligible.
This repair grant will cover a sewer system pump out, aerator replacement, and minor repairs if required. All qualified applicants will be visited by an inspector from the St. Tammany Parish Department of Environmental Services to identify problems. A licensed contractor, designated by St. Tammany Parish Government will perform the work determined, at no cost to the homeowner.
For more information on programs administered by DHHS, visit www.stpgov.org/departments/hhs.