Water and Wastewater Treatment

BANNER - Water and Sewer Treatment

Mission Statement

The goal of City of Walsenburg is to provide a safe and reliable supply of potable water to customers within the service area in compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act and Colorado Department of Health and Environment (CDHPE) regulations.


Joey Pacheco - Water and Wastewater Treatment ORC

David Roel - Sewer Treatment Plant

Water treatment plant

In 2001 the City began operating Micro-Floc treatment plant. The plant has a capacity of six million gallon a day. current usage averages 1. 2 million gallons a day during the summer and 650 thousand gallons per day during winter.

The Water Treatment Plant is operated in compliance with CDPHE Regulation 11.

Wastewater treatment plant

In April of 2011 the city's sewer treatment plant went online. the treatment plant was built as part of the prison construction project, and turned over the city. It is an Aero-mod activated sludge plant with the capacity of . 75 million gallons per day.


DOLA - Water & Wastewater Management