City of Canfield Ordinance 2012-13 provides for reimbursement for residents of the City who install backflow prevention devices to reduce basement flooding. The City of Canfield will reimburse 50% (up to $2,000) of eligible costs as provied by the Backflow Control Program
If you are a customer of the City of Canfield for your sanitary sewer service, and you have experienced chronic wastewater backflow, you may be eligible to participate in the program. If you are not sure if you are a customer of the City of Canfield, contact the Business Office at 330-533-1101, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
The steps outlined in the attachment below are intended to allow eligible property owners to proceed with the work and insure reimbursement of fifty percent (50%) of the cost to a maximum of $2,000 by the City of Canfield.
Eligible property owners may proceed with the work and do not need to contact this office prior to the work. The steps outlined provide the guidance necessary to seek reimbursement after work has been completed. Once work is complete and approved by the Board of Health, documented costs paid by the eligible property owner may be submitted to the City of Canfield for reimbursement.
Please Contact City Hall at 330-533-1101 should you need additional information.