The Public Works Department offers a new program that assists homeowners in the city with replacement and repair of their sewer lateral.  All applications for this program must be mailed or delivered to the Public Works Department at the address listed on the application.  The following guidelines have been established for the LRAP program.

NOTE: This program will NOT cover damaged or blocked pipes inside or under a home nor restoration of landscape or hardscapes.

To Qualify

  • Must reside within Prattville City Limits
  • Must currently live in the home
  • Must be the homeowner/mortgagee for the home
  • Must have a documented private lateral issue
  • Owner has six (6) months to participate in the LRAP or to have the sewer lateral replaced/repaired at their own expense once notified of the issue.

What you need to apply

  • Completed Application (Download Application)
  • $50.00 non-refundable Application Fee (Check or money order only)
  • Copy of Mortgage Record or Deed of Ownership
  • Quote from certified plumber

How to Apply

  • Print off the application from this website or pick one up from the Office of the Public Work Department
  • Return the Application, Application Fee and ALL required documents to the office of the Public Works Department
  • Incomplete applications will not be accepted. 

What happens next

  • The Public Works Department will evaluate each application to determine if the home is eligible based off the ordinance approved by City Council. 
  • If the property is deemed eligible, city staff will contact the applicant detailing the next stage of the process.