District owns and operates a municipal wastewater treatment plant
capable of treating up to 2.5 million gallons of wastewater per
day, on average. The plant is run by a staff of licensed operators,
supported by highly skilled maintenance technicians and mechanics.
A basic plant schematic is provided below.
simple terms, the treatment process involves providing the optimal
conditions for natural degradation of pollutants in the wastewater.
The District's treatment plant produces a high quality, disinfected
effluent that consistently exceeds state and national standards
for ocean discharge.