Sewage Treatment and Disposal Systems

ORS 454.365
Safety net program to provide financial relief


Any municipality providing sewage collection, treatment and disposal services within an affected area shall approve and adopt a safety net program designed to provide financial relief to eligible property owners who would experience extreme financial hardship if required to pay costs associated with the construction of and connection to treatment works.


A safety net program adopted under subsection (1) of this section:


May include funds provided pursuant to ORS 454.430 (Definitions for ORS 454) to 454.445 (Lien against assessed property) and 468.220 (Department to administer fund).


May include, at the option of a municipality, funds contributed by the municipality. However, a municipality shall not be required to contribute such additional funds. [1987 c.627 §3]


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