Friday, November 4, 2011
The Wastewater Treatment Facility operates along the south bank of the James River and serves customers in Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield and Goochland. It operates and maintain 1,500 miles of sanitary sewer, pumping stations, 38 miles of intercepting sewer lines, the Shockoe Retention Basin and McCloy Tunnel, and operates the combined sewer overflow control program. The facility has a pretreatment, laboratory, technical services, engineering, and financial/administration section. Based on audit results, the committee feels the city's wastewater treatment plant is in conformance with its Biosolids Management Policy, program requirements, program goals and objectives.