The Development and Planning Services section of the District often serves as the initial
point of contact for a new customer looking to construct new residential or
commercial buildings. This team is responsible for the review of
engineering plans as well as construction inspection of all new sewer mains for
team is charged with providing customer service and support for the engineering
design community developing the project plans as well as the licensed
construction contractors installing the new sewer service components.
team’s responsibility to the rate-paying customers is to ensure that the
engineering plans are designed in conformance with the regional design and
construction standards that apply in all communities throughout Southern
Nevada. The formal document, entitled, “Design and Construction Standards For Wastewater
Collection Systems” serves to ensure quality and uniformity in standards for new
sewer systems constructed in both unincorporated
Clark County and the area cities.
of the key reasons for these standards is to ensure that the infrastructure is
properly designed and built, because the public agency then bears the costs for
future maintenance, including repairs.
The mission of Development and Planning Services is to assist developers and
consultants during the design and construction phases of projects in order to
ensure the best possible water and sewer facilities for our customers.