Community Development


The Gila County Wastewater  Division is committed to providing professional, prompt and effective services to all citizens of Gila County. The Wastewater Department receives its authority by delegation from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). The delegation agreement can be found at

A list of the most common services offered by the Wastewater Department:

  • Clearance Letters 
  • Contractors List 
  • Gray Water Information 
  • Information on Maintenance and Care of your Septic System
  • Public Record Requests Non- Commercial ,Commercial
  • Setback Requirements 
  • Soil Evaluation and Perc Testing (Site investigations)  
  • Transfer of Ownership
  • Wastewater Training
  • Water Wells
 wastewater photos

Jake Garrett, Manager
Wastewater Division

Payson Office
Phone:  (928) 474-9276
Fax:    (928) 474-0802