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General Area in Ellicott City : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Aug 4, 2009
Brian Pakulla answered:
I would think yes, if you are adding an additional home. But I really don't know for sure, so I would highly recommend you get your answers from the source:

Howard County Department of Health - 410-313-1771

Let me know if I can help you further.
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Thu Jun 25, 2009
Barbara Novitsky answered:
No, you don't have to do it, but why would you not if you intend to build? You want to know if the land allows you to actually live on it before building a home. Testing is the way you find this out!

Contact me at if you'd like to discuss this further and I'll be glad to help.
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Sat Dec 29, 2007
Vince Damico answered:
That is correct! If you are on city water and sewer, there is no need for a perc. If you would like to do water quality testing, you can check the web for local companies that do such tests. You could also consult a local agent because we all have names and numbers for those kinds of companies as well. ... more
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