H 2Ozarks is offering a limited number of fee septic tank pump-outs to low-income residences in the Upper White River Watershed.

Residents who’s household income is below 150% of the poverty level and reside in the Upper White River Watershed are encouraged to apply for this free pump-out opportunity.The Upper White River Watershed includes areas within Stone, Christian, and eastern Barry counties.

Though Taney county is within the Upper White River Watershed, there are already free pump-outs available through the Taney County environmental Services Department. If you live in Taney County,  you can find information on free septic pump-outs here.

The funds for these pump-outs were made possible by a settlement from an enforcement action by the Department of Natural Resources.