Solid Waste and Water Management

Solid Waste

Visit the Public Works Department website for more information about services and programs.

The statistics below are 2012-12 Fiscal Year projected numbers.

Residences Served 397,000
Residential Solid Waste Collected Annually (Tons) 650,000
Residential Solid Waste Disposed at City Landfills (Tons)
(Includes bulk trash, contained garbage and recycling)
1,050,000
Material Collected Through Recycling Program (Tons)
(Participating Households)
114,000

Water Services

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The statistics below are 2012-12 Fiscal Year projected numbers.

Number of Water Connections More than 400,000
Water Production (Billion Gallons Annually) 112.4
Water Treatment Plants 6
Wastewater Treatment (Billion Gallons Annually)
(Total treated for Phoenix and surrounding areas)
64
Wastewater Treatment Plants 2
Water Reclamation Plants 1