Section 15 Percolation Testing & Deep Hole Observation
Perc Tests shall be performed by a Massachusetts Registered Professional Engineer, or a Massachusetts Registered Sanitarian, or Soil Evaluator, and may be performed at any time of the year provided the soil to be tested is below the frozen soil layer.
New construction perc tests may be only performed between the period of January 15th through September 15th.
The Board of Health reserves the right to close perc testing season depending upon weather environmental factors.
(Amended ATM 6/25/2002)