Water & Wastewater
The Water and Wastewater Division provides safe, reliable and effective water, sewer and associated services to the customers in a responsible fiscal manner while providing and appropriate financial return. The division is responsible for the delivery of potable water from reservoirs to customers, and the collection and treatment of wastewater returned to the environment. Potable water is received from the Buffalo Pound Water Treatment Plant, stored in 3 reservoirs in the City and distributed to consumers for their use and for fire protection as per government regulations. Sewage Lift Stations are operated within the wastewater collection system, which collects wastewater from the wastewater collection network and conveys the wastewater to the Wastewater Treatment Facilities. The wastewater is treated to protect public health and to protect the environment as per government regulations. The treated wastewater is either re-used for farm irrigation or the excess is released to the Moose Jaw River. Non-potable water is provided for golf course irrigation.