Sanitary Sewer Utility

Sanitary Sewer Utility

The Cumberland Sanitary Sewer Utility provides service to residents of the Town of Cumberland and the former Gem Utility territory.  A map of the Cumberland and Gem Utilities territories can be found below under "Related Pages".  You can also find information on connection fees and permits under “Related Pages”.

The Sanitary Sewer Utility Board is comprised of three members . . . the president of the Town of Cumberland Town Council, an engineer, and a citizen member who resides within the sanitary districts.  The Board meetings are conducted on the first Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Cumberland Town Hall and they are open to the public.  The Board is responsible for the financial oversight of the utility and reviews all requests for subdivision and commercial connections as well as operations and maintenance-related projects.

If you have questions on connecting into the Cumberland Sanitary Utility or the Gem Sanitary Utility, please contact Ben Lipps,  Director of Public Works at (317) 894-6213  Ext 136.

Monthly billing questions should be directed to the Billing Office at (317) 894-6213, ext 111 for Town of Cumberland Sanitary and ext 110 for GEM Sanitary.

For sanitary emergencies please call (317) 894-6213 option 8.