- To provide top quality municipal water service to customers by operating and maintaining water supply facilities in accordance with local, state, and federal requirements to ensure the availability of a plentiful, and reliable water supply.
- To provide outstanding municipal wastewater collection service to customers by developing, operating, and maintaining wastewater pumping stations, gravity sewers, service lines, and force mains in accordance with local, state, and federal requirements.
This division is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the water distribution system, which involves all storage tanks, pumping stations and standby well supplies. Lake Michigan water is supplied to 34,208 residents through 76 miles of water main lines. While pumping an average of 2.7 million gallons of water daily, the system has the capacity to pump 6.2 gallons daily. The division is also responsible for the maintenance of 83 miles of sanitary sewer collection and
seven lift stations.
This division also provides a sanitary sewer service program which assists homeowners who may be experiencing sanitary sewer line problems.