The Wastewater Division is responsible for operating, monitoring and maintaining the City's Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP). Its Collections Division is responsible for cleaning wastewater mains, drain inlets, catch basins, and for making repairs to wastewater mains and residential laterals. Wastewater lines are cleaned and camera inspected year round to prevent Sanitary Sewer Overflows and to ensure the integrity of the collection system.
The City's sewer collection system is operated and maintained in accordance with provisions set forth in the SSMP. This document outlines how the collection system is designed, operated, and maintained in normal and emergency situations, and provides guidance and direction to ensure that the system is operated efficiently and in accordance with industry best practices.
The Environmental Compliance Division is responsible for preventing toxins and other hazardous substances from entering local waters. The City has implemented several programs for industrial and commercial businesses to control pollutants at their source. Residents can also find information here on what they can do to help.