Utilities

Water Services
Water service is supplied by the State of Missouri.  Water is pulled from the Saline Creek and 5 underground wells.

Capacity

  • Capacity of plant and wells: 3,400 gals./min.
    • Plant 2.34 mgpd
    • Wells 1625 gpd
    • 2,556,000 gals./day ; 1775 gpm
Consumption & Storage
  • Average consumption: 1,600,000 gals./day
  • Peak consumption: 2,000,000 gals./day
  • Storage capacity: 1,490,000 gals./day
Sewer Services
  • Treatment plant certified by: State of Missouri
  • Type of treatment plant: Aerated activated sludge
  • Capacity of plant: 1,850,000 gals./day
  • Population equivalent: 18,000 gals./day
  • Present load: 925,000 gals./day
  • Population equivalent: 9,250 gals./day
Other Fuels
  • Several fuel oil and LP gas distributors in area