North Kent Sewer Treatment Plant

‘Toilet to tap’ concept plugged at plant dedication

June 11, 2009 // 0 Comments

THEY DRANK WHAT?!—Bubbling sewage part way through the treatment process cooks down in aerated tanks at the sewer treatment plant on Coit Avenue. Sewer Authority Board Chairman and Rockford City Manager Michael Young called the day historic and the story courageous. The plant is the ninth largest of its kind in the entire world, and built from the initiative of five [...]