Wastewater & Water News & Events


On the lookout for the Omicron variant

Research scientists at the Metropolitan Wastewater Treatment Plant continue to monitor levels of the SARS-CoV-2 virus entering the plant, now including the newest variant, Omicron, in their study.

December 20, 2021

Council proposes 2022 wastewater rates

The Met Council proposes to raise wholesale wastewater rates to cities and townships by 4% in January 2022, while the sewer availability charge will remain flat for the eighth consecutive year.

May 26, 2021