Sewer Department

Phone:
(860) 567-7580
Fax:
(860) 567-7581
29 Stoddard Road
P.O. Box 343
Litchfield
,
CT
06759
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 7:00am to 3:30pm

About

Paying Your Bill. Changing Your Address or Questions About Your Assessment or Bill - Email the WPCA  (Make sure to include Name, Property Address, Where to Send Response, and Account Number - if available).

For Payoff/ Closing Requests please put "Urgent" in the subject line of your email.

Other Phone Numbers:
  • Tax Collector: (860) 567-7582
  • Emergency: (860) 459-6169, or (860) 201-3336

Meetings

Upcoming
Currently, there are no upcoming meetings posted for this entity.
Recently Held
No items found.

FAQs

Rate Structure
Residential sewer rates are $408 per EDU (equivalent dwelling unit) per year, they are invoiced annually and
mailed by the end of the third week in August. Payment in full is due on September 1 of each year with a
grace period through a postmark date of September 30th.

The last rate increase for the annual residential sewer rate was in 2017. 
Payoff / Closing Requests
  • If you require the payoff amount for past due usage charges, late charges and any others fees,
  • and if applicable any additional assessment payments, on a property in Litchfield, please email
  • the Acting Tax Collector, Sondre Mitchell, at litchfieldwpca@gmail.com for the most efficient
  • service. If you call and leave a message the response will take more time.
  • Please include the property address, owner’s name and or the customer’s account number. If
  • this is a closing include the date of the closing.
  • We do understand that some closings may not be scheduled in advance however, to ease the
  • process and to allow us to provide the best customer service, please provide this request in a
  • timely manner.
Billing Questions
  • The usage invoices are prepared and mailed to all of customers annually. Usage charges are due
  • in full by September 1, and without penalty by September 30th of each year. Interest is charged
  • at a rate 1.5% per month (18% per year) for any payment not made by a postmark date of
  • September 30. Late fees, interests, and returned check fees are charged as required by
  • Connecticut state statues. These charges cannot be removed or reduced by the WPCA
  • Commission.
  • It is the customer’s responsibility to ensure that they have received an invoice. If you have
  • moved, changed your mailing address, sold/transferred the property or did not receive a bill in
  • the mail you need to contact the Acting WPCA Tax Collector by email at
  • litchfieldwpca@gmail.com. , or you can call and leave a message at 860-567-7582. The Acting
  • Tax Collector is a part time position and works as needed. If you require immediate assistance
  • please use the email contact.
  • Assessment installment payments are billed annually by the end of the month prior to the due
  • date as specified on the invoice. Past due payments are charged penalties at an interest rate of
  • 1.5% per month and 18% per year.
  • Payments for past due accounts are credited first to penalties and interests and then to the past
  • due amount.
  • If you wish to pay the total amount of the assessment on your property(s) please email Sondre
  • Mitchell at litchfieldwpca@gmail.com. If this is a closing, please include the date of the payoff
  • and view our Payoff/Closing Request link for exact instructions.
  • If a lien has been levied against a property(s) all past due usage charges, interests fees and any
  • other fees must be paid in full before the lien will be removed. Please email Sondre Mitchell at
  • litchfieldwpca@gmail.com for the exact payoff amount required and she will provide the details
  • to help stream line the process and ensure the lien release(s) are prepared and filed with the
  • Town Clerk’s office in a timely fashion.
  • Per Town Ordinance no town building permits will be issued to any customer if there are any
  • outstanding balances or liens on the property for which the permit is required.

Staff & Contacts

Ted Donoghue
Superintendent - Plant Operator Class IV
(860) 567-7580
Term:
-
Raz Alexe, P.E.
Public Works Director
(860) 567-7575
Term:
-
James Hill
Plant Operator - Class II
Term:
-
Joe Carey
Assistant Plant Operator
Term:
-
Robert Taylor
Assistant Plant Operator
Term:
-
Sondre Mitchell
Acting WPCA Tax Collector
(860) 567-7582
Term:
-

Staff & Contacts

Ted Donoghue
Superintendent - Plant Operator Class IV
(860) 567-7580
Raz Alexe, P.E.
Public Works Director
(860) 567-7575
James Hill
Plant Operator - Class II
Joe Carey
Assistant Plant Operator
Robert Taylor
Assistant Plant Operator
Sondre Mitchell
Acting WPCA Tax Collector
(860) 567-7582

Board Members

Members
Term
No contacts have been found for this entity.
Alternate Members
Term
No contacts have been found for this entity.

Commission Members

Members
Term
No contacts have been found for this entity.
Alternate Members
Term
No contacts have been found for this entity.

Committee Members

Members
Term
No contacts have been found for this entity.
Alternate Members
Term
No contacts have been found for this entity.

Files & Documents

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.
Clear
Date
Type
Title
No documents have been found for this entity.