Improper disposal of material into the sanitary sewer is a violation of the City of Fort Worth’s sewer use ordinance. Non-domestic wastewater discharged into the collection system must be in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local wastewater effluent limits, pretreatment standards, and regulations. Please contact the Pretreatment if you have any knowledge of suspicious discharges into the sanitary sewer. Your confidentiality will be respected.
Illegal Sanitary Sewer Discharges
If you are reporting an emergency situation that could result in imminent and substantial danger to the health and safety of people, call 9-1-1. Otherwise, contact Pretreatment Services for illegal discharges into the sanitary sewer.