Illicit Discharge

Illicit Discharge – Any discharge to a conveyance that is not composed entirely of storm water except naturally occurring floatables such as leaves or tree limbs.

Mode of Entry

  • Direct Entry
    • Sewage, industrial, or commercial cross connection
    • Straight pipe discharges
  • Indirect Entry
    • Groundwater seepage
    • Spills
    • Dumping
    • Outdoor washing
    • Non-target/irrigation water

If you suspect or witness illicit discharge or dumping please contact our office by email at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please recycle used motor oil.  For more information click here.

The Hancock County Health Department regulates county septic systems. Failing septic systems have a negative impact on water quality for more information on how to properly maintain your septic system, visit the Hancock County Health Department page. Additional questions may be directed to the Hancock County Health Department at 317-477-1125. 

Community Alert

Holiday Schedule


  • Tax Deadline

    Taxes are always due May 10th and November 10th, unless this date falls on a holiday or weekend, then the deadline will be the next business day.

    Read more ...

Upcoming Events

Plat Committee
March 22, 2018

Planning Commission
March 27, 2018

Board of Zoning Appeals
March 29, 2018

Filing Deadline
March 30, 2018

Sewer District Meeting
April 03, 2018

Search Site