Call Public Works immediately at 651-458-2808, if you have questions or need assistance regarding your sewer backing up. Phones are answered 24 hours a day 7 days a week including holidays.
The City of Cottage Grove is responsible for maintaining the main sewer line. The city is not responsible for problems in the house or the sewer line between the main sewer and the house. Problems in these areas are the responsibility of the property owner.
If water is coming up in the house when no water is being used, or if your neighbors are experiencing water problems there could be a problem in the city main sewer line. Immediately call Public Works 651-458-2808.