Sewer Lines

Role of the Sewer Lines Department

The City of Belleville owns and operates nearly 300 miles of sewer lines. The Sewer Lines Department provides maintenance and service to all City of Belleville owned sewer lines. Many of these lines are in the street or easements in subdivisions. 

Contacting the Department

If problems develop with your sewer, please call (618) 233-7146 between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The sewer crew can be paged after hours, on weekends, and holidays at (618) 234-1212. Someone will
be dispatched to check out the complaint.


 Call Us For:
 Call With:
 Sewer Stoppage
 Your Name
 Overflowing Manhole
 Phone Number Where You Can Be Reached
 Manhole Cover off/or broken
 Noisy Manhole Cover
 Closest Cross Street
 Sewer Odor
 Broken Line
 Cave In on the Street

Sewer Backups - What Every Homeowner Should Know

Sewer backups are a problem that every city and its residents face. The Sewer Lines Department provides information about common backup problems including, the steps to follow if you experience a sewer backup and the responsibilities for clean-up and damages, in its guide called, Sewer Backups - What Every Homeowner Should Know.