The City of Watsonville now offers a rebate for our sewer customers of up to a total of $1,500 for documented sewer lateral repairs at the time of sale.
Fixing serious structural or operational defects can vary widely in cost. A full lateral replacement, including a new cleanout, can cost on average approximately $10,000 to $15,000 plus the flat-rate city building permit fees, plan check, and inspection fees of $160.00.
Time of Sale rebates are offered up to a total of $1,500 for:
Connection to Main
After July 1, 2020.
Documentation is required for rebates on repair costs.
City rebate forms and documentation are due within 30 days after repairs are completed.
The total rebate amount must not exceed $1,500.
Funds are limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis.