The State Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) can help you pay arrears for your water and sewer bills. The program may also be able to help address tax liens due to water and sewer arrears. To get more information and apply, go to waterassistance.nj.govor call NJ211.
Do not connect your basement sump pump to the sanitary sewer!
It's the Law!
Federal law prohibits basement sump pumps from discharging into Montville’s Sanitary Sewer System.
No storm pipe, storm drain, sump pump for subsurface or basement water, or storm or ground water disposal of any kind shall be connected to or be allowed to discharge into any house or building sewer connection.
No gasoline, naphtha, oil, or other explosives or flammable material or acids shall be permitted to be discharged into the sanitary sewer.
No cesspool, septic tank, individual sanitary disposal system, dry well or sump hole of any kind shall be connected to or be allowed to discharge into the sewer system.