Household Sewage Treatment System Program

The County of Summit Department of Community and Economic Development receives funding from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to assist low to moderate income homeowners in replacing failing septic systems or connection to public utilities.

This program is only available for owner occupied units throughout Summit County. To qualify applicants must: meet the income guidelines, have current homeowners insurance, be current on their property taxes and have a citation from the Health Department.

Assistance is available through a 5 year, deferred, forgivable mortgage.


Below is the fillable PDF form. Please download it, fill it in and upload to our forms upload page.

Applications can also be mailed to 175 S. Main Street Room 207 Akron, Ohio 44308.  Anyone wanting to hand deliver an application, must call ahead and make an appointment. 

Anyone needing the application in large print or translated, please contact


Equal Housing Lender
Program Contact: Holly Miller (330)643-8013