Mission Statement

The Sandusky County Sanitary Engineer's Office was established by the Board of County Commissioners in 1975 to provide sanitary sewer and water services to residents of Sandusky County.

Our mission is to provide the best possible service at reasonable costs to each of our customers. This means acting quickly and efficiently to solve problems and answer complaints, and to maintain the facilities in the best possible condition by utilizing just and honest principles.


Latest News

NEW OFFICE HOURS effective January 1, 2022:  Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.   For emergencies after office hours, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 419-332-2613.

UPCOMING HOLIDAY CLOSINGS: The office will be closed for Columbus Day on October 10, 2022.

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE REPORTS (CCR):  For Shorewood Water Customers, the CCR will distributed to all customers by July 1, 2022 via U.S mail.  With the report, the Ohio EPA Backflow Prevention and Cross Connection Control will be circulated as well.  Be on the lookout for this important information about the Shorewood Water System.

2021 Consumer Confidence Report for Shorewood Water System

Backflow Prevention and Cross Connection Control

NEW CUSTOMER ONLINE SERVICES WEBSITE WITH ADDED ACCOUNT SECURITY:  For online payers, if you don't already have an email account registered, you will need to register an email address with the Sanitary Engineers for your account.  Once registered, you will be able to create a Username and Password to access your account along with making payments. See the attached pamphlet for more information:

Customer Online Service Pamphlet

SANITARY SEWER CONNECTIONS FOR WIGHTMAN’S GROVE: Starting March 1, 2022, structures within the Wightman’s Grove area will have 120 days to connect to the new sanitary sewer.  The resolution below authorizes the connection along with the monthly rate of $105.00. Information packets (see link below) were sent out to each property owner outlining the requirements to perform the connections. 

Resolution 2022-67 Wightman’s Grove Connections

Wightman’s Grove Connection Letter


NEW WATER METERS FOR SHOREWOOD SUBDIVISION:  We are excited to announce all water customers will be getting new water meters funded via the American Rescue Plan Recovery. The new meters will utilize cellular connectivity to read the meters which will eliminate the meter reader from physically having to read the meters each month.  This will also allow a customer to access their current meter reading information via a website.  Customers will be contacted in the near future to schedule their meter replacement.

Resolution 2022-66 Shorewood Water Meters

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS: The Sanitary Engineers is currently negotiating with Thomas Porter Architects of Toledo, Ohio for Architectural Services for future building renovations. Please stay tuned for future information.