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11:00 AMPunta Gorda's Great Tailgate
The Wastewater Treatment division operates and maintains the Punta Gorda Wastewater Treatment Plant, a 4.0 MGD (Million Gallons per Day) plant. The division also operates and maintains the Master and Booster Pumping Stations. Wastewater residuals are beneficially reclaimed by land application to on-site agriculture fields. The treated water is discharged to an effluent disposal deep injection well. This division also includes the City's Fleet maintenance operations.
The division is separated into 3 work teams: Operations, Maintenance and Fleet. The Operations team consist of state licensed operator, whose task is to monitor and control the plant processes to ensure compliance with all state and federal regulations. The Maintenance team administers the preventative maintenance program, repair process equipment, responds to after hour's emergency calls and maintaining the 884 acre site.