Only public employees may access public manholes for maintenance or monitoring activities. Other, illegal discharges might result in:
An example of an illegal discharge is a commercial vacuum truck dumping its contents of grease interceptors, sand/oil interceptors and septic tanks into the sewer system. Illegal dumping into public manholes is most likely to occur at night and away from major streets. If you see a potentially unauthorized discharge, please contact the Water Reclamation District at 702-668-8354.
This is what we look for to indicate a problem with illegal dumping in your area:
If you see any of these things, or suspect illegal dumping, please let us know!
Call (702) 668-8354