Wastewater


The LCUB Wastewater Department serves Lenoir City and the immediate surrounding area, encompassing about 60 square miles and totaling approximately 5,553 customers. The Wastewater Collection System consists of 32 lift stations, 45 miles of gravity sewer lines ranging from 6 to 36 inches in diameter, and approximately 14 miles of force main. Wastewater is treated by a 3 MGD oxidation treatment plant and a 2.0 MGD trickling filter plant.

LCUB Wastewater System Facts

  • Customers Served: 5,553
  • 60 Square Miles
  • Rated Capacity: 3 MGD
  • Average Flow: 1.4 MGD