Wastewater & Water News

Floods at Pigs Eye Island

Pig’s Eye Island was an ideal site for a sewage treatment plant, but it was only about 12 feet above the normal level of the river and therefore susceptible to flooding.

Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019

Growth in northwest metro prompts wastewater investment

Following a public hearing in January and Council review and approval in February, the Council would acquire the new Crow River wastewater treatment plant in Rogers, to launch in 2030.

Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Council wastewater rates are very competitive

In 2016, households in the Twin Cities paid about $274 per year for wastewater collection and treatment service. That’s 41% less than households in our peer regions across the country.

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018
Upcoming Events

    Upcoming Council and Committee meetings

    The Council and its committees meet regularly most months.  Find information on all upcoming Council and Committee meetings.   

    Date: 1/1/2019
    Time: 12:00 PM -
    Location: various locations and dates
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