FAQ's about Water & Sewer
When are the water and sewer payments due?
Payments are due on the 15th, as specified by the month in the top right-hand corner of your bill. If the 15th falls on a Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, we will accept the bill the Monday of the following week.
I am going on vacation. How do I turn my water off?
Water and sewer turn on/off requests are available at the township. Genesee County charges $5 to your water and sewer account for turning off your water, so please be aware of this when requesting this action.
I am selling my house. How do I request a final read?
You can come into or call the township! Genesee County Water and Waste will do a final read of your water and sewer, and will let you know the final bill at that point in time. They do add $7 to the accumulated bill, so please be aware of this charge.
My title company mentioned something about a sewer discharge before closing. What do I do?
A sewer discharge inspection is due BEFORE closing. If you go into the township, ask for a sewer discharge inspection. Almost always the inspection will be done that day. It costs $50 for the inspection.
Sewer Discharge Inspection Extension Form