Event Calendar

Smoke Testing of Sewer Lines

Smoke Testing The Priority Area Assessment and Rehabilitation Program (PASARP) is required to be in compliance with the Consent Decree as outlined in the Clean Water Act settlement. This is the largest assessment and rehabilitation initiative within Consent Decree program. The program is focused on the priority areas of the county’s sanitary sewer collection system.

The program has two stages:

  • Assessment
  • Rehabilitation

Smoke Testing Notification

The above notification is used to alert affected residents when smoke testing is occurring in their neighborhood.  These notices are distributed at least 48 hours prior to the testing.

  • Testing is scheduled to take place between 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday (excluding major holidays)
  • Authorized contractors will
  • Have the proper identification
  • Drive marked vehicles
  • Assessment Contractors will distribute door hangers 72-hours prior to starting work in your area
  • Prior to construction activities additional information will be distributed


  • Email: projectinfo@dekalbcountyga.gov
  • Phone: 1-800-986-1108
  • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.