City Expands AWRF From 3 MGD To 8 MGD

In June 2008, the Mayor and Council  awarded the bid for the construction of the City’s proposed 8 MGD (Million Gallons Per Day) Advanced Water Reclamation Facility (AWRF) expansion project to Atlantic Skanska.

The bid from Atlantic Skanska was: $30,050,000.00

Above: May 2009 Aerial Photo of City’s new 8 MGD AWRF – Now operational.

January 28, 2008 Advanced Water Reclamation Facility – New Addition Now in Operation (above).

The photo above is an aerial shot of the City of Cumming Advanced Water Reclamation Facility (AWRF) – Construction Progress as of October 31, 2007. See May 2007 Aerial photo by clicking here.

The picture above is an aerial photo of the City of Cumming’s Advanced Water Reclamation Facility (AWRF) The picture was taken on October 24, 2006. The two oval-shaped depressions, that you can see in the picture, are the beginnings of two new Aeration Basins that are now operational and used to treat raw sewage.

Please contact CEC at (770) 977-5747 for more information

Currently, the City is permitted to discharge up to 8 MGD into Big Creek, a tributary of the Chattahoochee River.

Design Engineer:

Nolan L. Johnson, Jr., P.E.

Civil Engineering Consultants, Inc.

1225 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 855
Marietta, Georgia 30068
(770) 977-5747 FAX (770) 977-4289