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Wastewater Treatment
Contact Information:
Contact TypeContact Information
Contact:
John Pruden
Public Works Director
Address:
801 East Lake Street
Salem, IL 62881
Phone:
(618) 548-7786
Fax:
(618) 548-5330
Emergency Phone:
Police Department: (618) 548-2232
Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 4:00PM
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The City of Salem owns and operates its own public water and sewer systems, serving the City of Salem and an expanding customer base in the outlying rural area. The Salem Wastewater Plant is a Class 1 Activated Sludge Facility and  it treats an average of 1.5 million gallons of wastewater per day. The plant underwent a full renovation that was completed in 2007.  The system can now treat a daily average flow of 2.5 million gallons per day, with a maximum of just over 7 million gallons per day.  

Informational tours are offerered to groups by calling (618) 548-2222 ext. 26 to schedule.


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