Mountain Living Checklist (from Jefferson County)

Note: Although the Jeffco site was created for and is specific to Jefferson County, the general information is helpful those moving to mountain communities in Clear Creek County.
Septic Tank Pumping

• Septic Tanks need to be pumped on average about once every two years.
Here is a schedule for the size of your tank and the number of people who live with you.
• Septic tank pumping companies can be located in the Yellow pages as well as on NextDoor.
• Failure to pump your septic tank can cause damage to your system which can be expensive to correct

Water Information

Living at High Altitude

Trees & Plants