Water Treatment Plant

The Sam H. Hobbs Water Treatment Plant was built in 1973 and an expansion was completed in 2002. The plant can produce up to 14 million gallons of treated, softened, drinking water per day. The plant operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Utility Operators stationed at the water plant also serve as the 24-hour contact people for water emergencies.

Water treatment process

This diagram shows the water treatment process employed by the water treatment plant.

treatment process diagram