Environmental Services

The Environmental Services Department consists of Water Production, Water Distribution, Wastewater Collection, Wastewater Treatment, and Solid Waste Collection and Landfill.

The mission of our department is to protect the environment and enhance the quality of life for our customers by delivering safe drinking water, performing effective wastewater treatment, and providing efficient collection and disposal of solid waste.

Hazard Mitigation Plan 2022
-What is a Hazard Mitigation Plan? A Hazard Mitigation Plan is a framework that guides our communities in making decisions and developing policies to reduce or eliminate risk to life and property. The plan identifies the types of hazards that threaten our communities, evaluates our vulnerability to those threats, and outlines a strategy to reduce or eliminate the risk posed by future threats. Droughts, Flooding, Floodplain Management, CRS, etc.

Water Production

The Water Production Division operates and maintains a water treatment plant with a capacity of sixteen million gallons per day (MGD), twenty water wells, six booster pump facilities, two elevated water storage towers, one raw water pump station, and four ground storage reservoirs.

Wastewater Treatment                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
The Wastewater Treatment Division operates and maintains a 9.5 MGD wastewater treatment plant, 2.1 MGD groundwater treatment facility, and twelve liftstations.

Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection

This division is responsible for distributing potable water to and gathering used water from all residential, commercial, and industrial customers.

Solid Waste

The Solid Waste Division is a service oriented organization providing waste disposal solutions for the community. The Ponca City Landfill is a municipal solid waste disposal facility that provides s