County board to finalize sanitation code
The county sanitation code will be finalized by the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, at the Government Services Center in Fergus Falls. Modifications have been addressed in recent months, with input from county residents.
Copies of the proposed new ordinance are on file in the offices of the County Auditor and Land and Resource Management and also posted on the county website.
The county Sanitation Code of Otter Tail County includes guidelines for proper location of sewage disposal, design, construction, operation, maintenance and repair. The goal of the sanitation code is to protect surface water and ground water from contamination by human sewage, to protect public health and safety and eliminate or prevent the development of public nuisances. read entire story. . . .