New Construction: Power and Septic

The Otero County Electric Company link for information about getting power to your lot is at:

Septic for small lots
These options apply to lots that are less than ¾ acre:
1. ATM Advanced Treatment Unit.
more expensive // are Small water treatment plants
require maintenance & sampling

2. SPLIT FLOW SYSTEM – 2 plumbing systems
gray water into regular septic
black water into holding tank (1000 gal typical)

Septic tank w/ sand & gravel bed 120 X 120
RV must be into a tank

Contact for this area is Michael Montoya NMENV (575) 288-2050 or (575) 649-4107.
Another resource is the New Mexico Environment Department website for the most current information on residential and commercial requirements for septic systems.