The mission of the Wastewater Department is protecting public health and the environment by providing wastewater services through treatment of wastewater generated by residential, commercial and industrial customers. To insure routine daily activities can be carried out by our citizens, the Wastewater Department operates and maintains an Extended Aeration, Activated Sludge, Wastewater Treatment Plant treating an average of 907 thousand gallons per day.
We also maintain the Wastewater Collection System. This consists of, 12 lift stations, and over 34 miles of sewer pipelines ranging in size from 6 inches to 18 inches in diameter, with over 600 manholes. Sewer depths range from 2 feet to 25 feet.