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Sewer & Water Commission

The Water and Sewer Commissioners meet the 1st Tuesday of every month at 4:30 p.m. Please call their Secretary at 413-298-4170 ext. 262 to get on the Agenda

Sewer Hook-up Fee is $450.00 per bedroom and a $100.00 application Fee

  • Donald Schneyer (2015)¬†Chairman
  • Tom Schuler (2017)
  • Peter J. Socha (2019)
  • Jennifer Carmichael¬†Secretary

Article XIV
Sewers and Drains
Section 8. Sewer Commissioners

A Bylaw regulating the use of Public and Private sewers and drains, the installation and connection of building sewers, the discharge of waters and wastes into the public sewer system, authorizing the board of sewer commissioners to establish reasonable charges for the use of sewers and to adopt additional regulations to control the use of sewers, and to provide penalties for violations thereof: In the town of Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

8.1 The Board of Sewer and Water Commissioners for the Town of Stockbridge shall have all the powers of a Board of Sewer Commissioners given by general and special law, regulation and this bylaw.

8.2 The Sewer Commissioners shall have the authority to establish from time to time reasonable rates, fees or charges for connection to or use of the public sewers, which rates, fees or charges shall be sufficient to pay all costs of operating and maintaining the sewer system, including collection and treatment facilities, as well as any portion of the cost of expanding or updating said sewer system that the Town determines, pursuant to Chapter 83, section 23 of the General Laws, shall be paid utilizing revenues derived from such rates, fees or charges.

8.3 The Sewer Commissioners shall have the authority to make, adopt, amend and repeal regulations relative to the use of the public sewer system.