Wastewater Treatment

The Montpelier Wastewater Treatment Plant treats approximately 1.1 million gallons of sewage daily.

The City's Wastewater System consists of:
  • Sewer collection system maintenance
  • Sludge disposal
  • Treatment
Daily operations include:
  • De-watering
  • Facilities and grounds maintenance
  • Laboratory work
  • Septage and leachate receiving
  • Sludge pressing
  • State reporting
All operations are accomplished by five employees. The plant works in conjunction with the local Waste Management company and the Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District (CVSWMD) for sludge disposal.