Customer Assistance Program

Brighton Center - A Community of SupportSD1 has partnered with the Brighton Center to establish a Customer Assistance Program for low-volume customers who qualify for financial assistance.

The program offers a 20% discount on residential sanitary sewer bills and is available to SD1 customers who meet the following qualifications:

  • At or below 150% of the federal poverty guidelines (see chart)
  • At or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines for customers who are 65 years of age or older
  • "Usage factor" of 2 or 3 on an SD1 bill dated August 2022 or later

2022 Poverty Guidelines for the 48 Contiguous States & DC

Number of Persons in Family / HouseholdPoverty Guideline150% of Poverty Guideline200% of Poverty Guideline
1$13,590$20,385$27,180
2$18,310$27,465$36,620
3$23,030$34,545$46,060
4$27,750$41,625$55,500
5$32,470$48,705$64,940
6$37,190$55,785$74,380
7$41,910$62,865$83,820
8$46,630$69,945$93,260


More than 8 Persons

For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,720 for each additional person to determine poverty guideline and then multiply by 150% or 200%, as applicable.

Additional Information

For additional information about the program or how to apply, please contact the Brighton Center at 859-491-8303, ext. 2316 or email Sanitation Discount.