The primary responsibility of the Wastewater Division is the operation of the state-of- the-art Wastewater Collection System and Treatment Facility and continuing to meet Federal and State EPA requirements related to wastewater.
The division is also responsible for:
- Eight lift stations (pumping facilities)
- Over 100 miles of sanitary sewer main
- The Industrial Pre-Treatment Compliance Program
- Enforcing discharge regulations for business, commercial and industrial sewer users, limiting the discharge of toxic and unsuitable substances to the sanitary collection and treatment system or into the environment
While capable of treating five million gallons per day, the average daily flow into the WRF is approximately three million gallons.