David St. Pierre, Executive Director of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, will provide an update to attendees with the latest information on Calumet WRP improvements, disinfection, Ordinance changes, resource recovery, User Charge, the regulatory outlook and more!
The District covers 883 square miles and provides wholesale wastewater treatment for over five million residents in Cook County. The District operates seven wastewater treatment plants [including the Calumet Water Reclamation Plant (above)], which treat over 1.4 billion gallons/day. The District also provides regional storm water services. Among other tasks, the District is leading efforts among utilities in adopting a resource recovery model.
Want A Job In Manufacturing?
If you have lost your job, we have a program that will get you back to work now through an On-The-Job Training initiative, designed to quickly transition you into re-employment.
The Calumet Area Industrial Commission, in collaboration with Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership and Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, provides free placement services with area industry.