Septic violators face daily fines

Not inspecting your septic system in certain cases could cost you $25 a day, if recommended penalties are adopted.

The sixth and final on-site septic system workshop Monday proved to be a marathon session, but the Island County Board of Health tackled the remaining section on enforcement.

Department of Health staff recommended using administrative penalties in cases of noncompliance. For low-risk violations

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