Mandate set after state delays residential changes
By Shelley Grieshop
WAPAKONETA - Auglaize County Health Board members unanimously approved several motions this week to modify home sewage system regulations after state officials recently squashed new rules put in place in January.
During their monthly meeting Tuesday, board members mandated a 1-foot vertical separation distance between the surface where wastewater is applied to the soil and the seasonal high water table. The old requirement was 4 feet. [More]