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Garland's Rowlett Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant Receives Gold Award

Garland Water Utilities received a Gold Peak Performance Award. The Peak Performance Awards program presented by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) recognizes public wastewater treatment facilities for their outstanding compliance records in the 2012 calendar year.

Garland Water Utilities received a Gold Peak Performance Award in recognition of its complete and consistent National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit compliance at its Rowlett Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) during 2012.

Rowlett Creek WWTP has the capacity to treat up to 24 million gallons of wastewater per day. In addition to Garland, it provides service to Rowlett, Sachse, Sunnyvale and parts of Richardson and Dallas.

“The Rowlett Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant is an outstanding example of environmental efforts. NACWA is honored to showcase the achievements of the Garland Water Utilities and our nation’s public wastewater utilities through the Peak Performance Awards Program.” Ken Kirk, NACWA’s Executive Director. NACWA was proud to recognize more than 400 Peak Performance Award facilities during the Association’s 2013 Summer Conference and 43rd Annual Meeting, held July 14-17, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

For more information on Garland Water Utilities commitment to water quality, visit the Water Utilities web page.