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OUR MISSION

Lee's Summit Water Utilities is dedicated to providing reliable water and sanitary sewer services responsibly and efficiently for the health and safety of our community with exceptional customer service, integrity and pride. 

 

Community Sewer Rehabilitation

Did you know there are nearly 500 miles of public sewer mains underneath the City of Lee’s Summit? In addition to inspecting and cleaning these lines every day, Lee’s Summit Water Utilities is currently rehabilitating several miles of sewer lines in most need of repair through a process which essentially installs a pipe within a pipe and is specifically designed for minimal impact and disruption to neighborhoods and customers.

The sewer rehabilitation project reduces blockages caused by roots and debris and the infiltration of groundwater in the public main, which reduces surcharges, overflows and backups. 

For more information about this process, call 816-969-1900

  

 

Pay your bill online with Utility Link 

The new secure bill payment system is now available. To register with Utility Link, you will need to have your account number and customer number which can be found on your new bill. Once registered, you will  no longer need your account and customer number to access your account as you can log in with your new username and password. Sign up now.

 

Did you know the property owner is responsible for the pipes (laterals) that connect the home or business to the public water and sewer systems. That includes inspection, cleaning, maintenance, repair and/or replacement if necessary. Here are some other things you should know about your water and sewer service lines:

  • In a typical water service line installation, the property owner is responsible for the water service line from the building to the meter. 
  • Sometimes sewer laterals are constructed  under the street before connecting to the public system. If it fails under the street, the property owner is responsible for the lateral repair and any damages to the street or other public improvements. 
  • Lateral lines can crack, break or leak for a variety of reasons including age or the infiltration of tree and shrubbery roots. 
  • There are private water and sewer line protection programs available to property owners. 
  • Back-ups and damages to your home or property are not typically covered with these warranty providers. 

If you are concerned about the condition of your sewer lateral, contact a plumbing company to have your line inspected for potential damage and/or cleaned.