On Sep 11, 10:32*am, Andy <a...@b.c> wrote:
> OT: Goodbye septic tank!!!
> Over the weekend I heard construction up the block. I thought it
> was a neighbor construction, until today. I pulled up my
> driveway and there were trucks up and down the street.
> I got out of the car and talked to a worker in his truck, asking
> what's the big deal?" He said a new sewer system. "The whole
> street?" Yes he said. He pointed to a stake on my curb where
> I'll tap into.
> The worker was surprised I hadn't heard, saying it's been
> planned for years! Serves me right for not attending township
> meetings!!! Geez!
> So after more than 50 years of septic tank usage, by next spring
> that will be a thing of the past!
> First thing is add a garbage disposal.
> Only potential problem will be getting my neighbor's permission
> to dig a ditch across the side of his front yard and then
> replacing the damage. That or wind and weave the drain pipe up
> and around, staying on my property while minding my white pine
> root systems, etc..
> The man I spoke to said it will be finished in two months but I
> have some homework to do on the matter. It's been septic for so
> long, what's a couple more months! :-)
Guess you won't have to use the outhouse anymore.