WRAP - city funding for weeping tile disonnect from sanitary sewer

Weeping-Tile Removal Assistance Program (WRAP)

The City of Niagara Falls is committed to the implementation of a Weeping-tile Removal Assistance Program (WRAP). The purpose of the WRAP program is to disconnect weeping-tile from the sanitary sewer.

The goal of the WRAP program is to:

  • Reduce basement flooding
  • Reduce sewage over-flows into the natural environment
  • Reduce sewage treatment costs
  • Increase public awareness
  • Provide financial incentives to homeowners who disconnect their weeping-tile

WRAP Funding Available

ProgramProgram ComponentsFunding Conditions
Weeping-tile Disconnection
  • Weeping-tile Investigation
  • Disconnection of the Weeping-tile
  • Sump Pump
  • Labour, materials,(including restoration), permit & taxes.
  • Full 100% reimbursement to a maximum of $3,000.00 (including HST)
Backwater ValveWeeping-tile Investigation, Purchase & installation of suitably sized Mainline Fullport Backwater Valve (with clear cover); to prevent sewage flows from backing up into the basement. Full 100% reimbursement to a maximum of $900.00 (including HST)


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