STEP System Information

STEP Systems

STEP -  Septic Tank Effluent Pump

The STEP System includes a septic tank and pump. Sewage is conveyed by gravity to the tank through your building plumbing line.  Liquid waste is pumped under pressure to the public sewer system. STEP system pumps typically turn on every one or two days with normal water use. 

For information   on installing a STEP System and checklist, please click here!
For the STEP System Maintenance Agreement, please click here

For addition information and questions, please call Wasterwater Division Supervisor, Jody Gardner at 541-459-5768 or email

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