Twenty-five Mile Creek Septic Assistance Program

SCDHEC 319 Grant

TWENTY-FIVE MILE CREEK WATERSHED PROJECT

Funds are available to help pay for approved septic repairs / replacements for failing systems in the Twenty-Five Mile Creek Watershed.  This program will provide 60% cost share assistance for eligible residents.

Some Symptoms of a Failing Septic System:

  • After flushing toilets or using the shower, the water is slow to drain
  • Water backs up into bath tubs or other drains
  • Gurgling sounds from your drains when a toilet is flushed
  • There are soggy areas in your yard around your drain field
  • Sewage smell
  • Areas of your yard have much greener grass than the surrounding area

How do I get assistance?

  1. Check the map! to see if you live in the Twenty Five Mile Creek Watershed.  You must reside within the shaded area.
  2. Download the application form here:  Application
  3. If approved, you will need to get three quotes from licensed septic contractors.  See the application checklist for additional requirements.
  4. The program will pay 60% of eligible repair / replacement costs. 

For more information or if you have questions, call (803) 425-7230