Wastewater Collection & Treatment
Monitoring Wastewater Overflows and Bypasses
In older areas of the City a combined sewer system collects both storm water and wastewater. During heavy rainfalls or snowmelt, combined sewers carry large volumes of storm water that can exceed their capacity.
Learn about the City's wastewater and sewer systems, that allows for the collection and treatment of wastewater before being released back into the environment.
Stormwater management is deeply connected to the wastewater system and the ability of the treatment plants to treat the water before being released into the environment.