The City is responsible for maintaining 350 miles of wastewater piping and 27 sewage lift stations which, combined transport an estimated 24.3 million gallons a day of wastewater through the City of Huntington Beach.
Utilizing a telemetry system, the staff has constant monitoring capabilities of all sewer lift stations and also has crews perform a site and equipment inspection every-other-day.
City crews are also responsible for the maintenance and repairs necessary to keep the wastewater system operating at peak performance levels. All City-owned sewer lines are cleaned every 18 months. The crews start in the north end of the City and systematically work their way through the City.
For more information on wastewater maintenance, please call (714) 536-5921.
If you have any emergency concerns about wastewater, please call 714-536-5921.
Solar energy can also be used for making potable, brackish or saline water. Without using electricity or chemicals, waste water can be treated. Creating salt from sea water is also one of the oldest uses of solar energy.
City of Huntington Beach
Public Works Department
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA
Phone: (714) 536-5431
Fax: (714) 374-1573