Sewer Division

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Jeffrey Hughes, P.E., Sewer Superintendent

Joria WestGeneral Supervisor 

Anthony Griffis, WPC Plant Manager 

 Ed Shippey, Industrial Pretreatment Supervisor

Contact Us:

P.O. Box 447
1900 N. Monroe St.
Albany, Georgia 31701
Phone: (229) 302-1800 / Fax: (229) 302-1834

To report sewer problems outside of normal business hours,  call (229) 302-1800 to reach the On-Call Technician. 

Water Pollution Control Plant
2726 Joshua Street
Albany, Georgia 31705
Phone: (229) 430-5264  

Quick Links:

Frequently Asked Questions                                       

Sewer, Industrial Pretreatment, and Construction Fees Schedule

Food Service Establishment Grease Interceptor Inspection Form

Food Service Establishment Fats, Oil, Grease Control & Guidance

The Sewer Division:

  • Operates and maintains the City of Albany's wastewater and combination sanitary and stormwater collection system, 108 pump and and lift stations, the 32 MGD capacity wastewater treatment plant and monitors industrial wastewater discharges.                                                                                                                                                                                                              
  • Operates 24 hours a day. 7 days a week, with on-call staff available to assist citizens with sewer related problems after hours.

  • Complies with regulations of two (2) Georgia Environment Protection Division permits: (1) NPDES Permit # GA 0037222 for the wastewater conveyance and treatment systems. (2) NPDES Permit # GA 0036854 for the combined sewer overflow (CSO) during heavy rain events.

The City Ordinances for Sanitary Sewer and Industrial Pretreatment are located in Chapter 60, Article III (utilities) in the City Code of Ordinances. City of Albany Code of Ordinances are available for online access.