TAG meetings


On-Site Wastewater Treatment System, Technical Advisory Group (TAG) Meeting Minutes

The Technical Advisory Group (TAG) is comprised of approximately 20 on-site wastewater treatment system (OWTS) industry stakeholders including licensed OWTS installers, licensed OWTS cleaners (pumpers), professional OWTS design engineers, OWTS component manufacturers, OWTS component distributors, home inspectors, and OWTS regulators.  The TAG’s purpose statement is: “The TAG Members believe that our efforts shall be focused to achieve the following:

  • Allow for good communication between industry and Public Health.
  • Encourage healthy feedback on customer service, policies, and regulations.
  • Work together to improve El Paso County’s OWTS Program using current science and technology.
  • Provide education and training at all levels, including regulators, system designers, installers, related OWTS industry, homebuilders, and homeowners.

The TAG meeting minutes, agendas, and handout materials are public record, and are available by specific meeting dates through the links below.


September 23, 2019

April 1, 2016

October 27, 2015

February 26, 2015

December 04, 2014

August 28, 2014


May 29, 2014

February 21, 2014


October 24, 2013

August 28, 2013

August 22, 2013 (Training for Industry)

June 13, 2013

The meeting was cancelled due to the Black Forest Fire that started June 11th, 2013

February 7, 2013

November 1, 2012

August 2, 2012

May 3, 2012

February 2, 2012

November 10, 2011

August 18, 2011