About Wastewater Treatment

The Wastewater Treatment Department operates and maintains the City’s three wastewater treatment facilities with a total permitted daily flow capacity of 9.0 million gallons, in accordance with laws, established rules and permitted requirements issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

Locations
Northeast Wastewater Treatment Plant
1203 Golf Course Road.
(254) 547-2038.
Permitted effluent: 2.5 MGD
Average: 0.7 MGD

Northwest Wastewater Treatment Plant
1601 North First Street.
(254) 547-9966
Permitted effluent: 4.0 MGD
Average: 1.7 MGD

South Wastewater Treatment Plant
2711 Big Valley Road.
(254) 547-3255
Permitted effluent: 2.5 MGD
Average: 0.6 MGD

Wastewater Treatment Laboratory/BCWCID Liaison
1601 North First Street.
(254) 547-9966

Laboratory Treatment facilities are operational 24 hours a day. However, business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday for all wastewater treatment operations. assistance/information may also be obtained through Water/Wastewater Operations at (254) 547-0751 or 0823.

After Hours Emergency Assistance
Citizens needing emergency assistance for Public Works issues such as Water, Wastewater, Sewer, or Streets not covered during the regular work hours of 7:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m should contact the Police Department at (254) 547-4272 to request after-hours on-call assistance.

 

Chris Altott
Chris AltottChief Plant Operator
S WW Treatment Plant
2711 Big Valley Rd.
Copperas Cove, TX. 76522
Ph: (254) 547-3255
James Malone
James MaloneChief Plant Operator
NE WW Treatment Plant
1203 Golf Course Rd.
Copperas Cove, TX. 76522
Ph: (254) 547-2038