Contact Your Representatives Today
SB224/HB2206 IS UP FOR A VOTE TOMORROW AT 5PM
TCV STRONGLY OPPOSES THIS BILL
The vote on SB2224/HB2206 is tomorrow at 5 p.m CT. If it passes, it will weaken the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation's (TDEC) ability to regulate decentralized sewage systems. We need every one of you to email the House member who represents you and urge them to vote NO on HB2206. View a sample letter here.
Find your representative's contact information here.
This bill weakens TDEC’s ability to review the design and construction of alternative sewer systems. TDEC’s review and approval is needed to protect homeowners and water quality and to ensure wastewater systems are properly designed and implemented. Read more about the bill here and here.
It is too great a risk to our environment and to our citizens not to act now.