Michigan is the only state in the nation that doesn’t have a statewide septic code. So once installed, no one is required to look at the tank again.
Old sewage systems have contaminated surface and groundwater in Arenac County for years, according to officials with the Michigan USDA.
This month the USDA announced more than $3 million in grants will be going to two towns in Arenac and Wexford counties to fix these systems. Continue reading