At Water Pollution Control, our business is to protect the public health of Kansas City and Wyandotte County citizens and to safeguard the environment through wastewater and stormwater management. Our customers have benefited from reliable, cost-effective wastewater and stormwater services for more than 100 years. To ensure the quality, we continually invest in the system.
UG Public Works joins cities across North America in celebrating National Public Works Week from May 21-27, 2023, acknowledging the pivotal role of public works in connecting the world.
Water Pollution Control team members spent the day teaching students about careers in wastewater treatment.
Since 2013, the Unified Government has partnered with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) to develop a 25-year sewer investment plan that will further support the Public Works Department’s ongoing efforts to address sewer overflows and basement backups in our community.