City of Rochester
Wastewater Treatment Facility
A Class III Trickling filter plant
610 Monticello Road, Rochester, IN 46975
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Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
For Emergency assistance after hours or on weekends, please call
574-835-3215 or 574-835-6007
Wastewater Treatment Facility, 610 Monticello Road
Meet the Staff
|Operations Manager/Certified Operator:
||Warren Lease (Class IV/Class A Certification)
Board of Public Works and Safety Members:
|Mayor Theodore (Ted) J Denton
Richard (Rick) Rick Figlio
To protect the receiving waters of Indiana and our environment.
Our Finished Product (Bio Solids):
There are two grade qualifications depending on the extent of treatment:
- Class A Sludge: Can be sold directly to landscapers or the public; found in different brands of potting soil.
- Class B Sludge: Is not qualified for selling; must be land applied, taken to a landfill, or hauled to a receiving station.
Rochester Wastewater produces Class B sludge that is land applied or land filled.
What Makes Thee Rochester Wastewater Treatment Facility Unique?
Rochester is one of the few "Trickling Filter Plants" in the state of Indiana.
Rochester Wastewater is capable of handling 1.65 million gallons of flow per day.
The City of Rochester's Sewer and storm drains are not combined.
The Wastewater plant does the maintenance and cleaning of both sewer and storm drains with the use of two Vactor trucks used for each specific job.
Frequently Asked Questions
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