Wastewater Division


The Wastewater Facilities Division of Public Works is dedicated to safeguarding the environment and public health by maintaining the highest level of treatment at the lowest attainable cost for the residents of Carpentersville. It is our goal to continually improve by applying new technology and providing professional and courteous customer service to our residents.

In addition to wastewater treatment, other responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Bio-solids production and disposal
  • Industrial discharge monitoring
  • Maintenance of building and equipment within the Main Plant and 12 remote facilities
  • Sample collection and analysis

Pumping Stations

The division is also responsible for 12 Sanitary Pumping Stations. These are located throughout the village limits. They ensure that wastewater that leaves your homes and businesses reach the treatment facility. Daily pumping volumes range from 15,000 gallons to 1 million gallons a day.

Reddish orange Sludge Press Moyno Pump
Sub Zero Temps Frozen Foam in outdoor container