The treatment process consists of biological removal of nutrients, aeration, clarification, filtration, disinfection, and de-chlorination. A contractor hauls away residual solids for use as a soil amendment. The liquid discharge stream from the plant is provided to reclaimed water customers within and adjacent to the city.
53 waste water pump stations (lift stations) and associated controls, check valves, and piping
Nearly 100 miles of gravity sewers and force mains
Nearly 50 miles of reclaimed water distribution mains and service lines to almost 2000 customers
Bracco Reservoir, consisting of four storm water treatment ponds and a reclaimed water storage pond, provides a supplemental source of reclaimed water during heavy use periods
22 supplemental reclaimed water supply wells from which additional water can be available during peak demand periods
Two 1.5 million gallon ground storage tanks
One 5 million gallon ground storage tank
One 300,000 gallon elevated tank
The plant is operated in accordance with the rules of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.