Waste water System

The District of Squamish adopted a Liquid Waste Management Plan (LWMP) in January 2016. The LWMP provides guidance to the District for the management of liquid waste and sanitary sewage issues over a 20 year horizon. The plan contains programs and recommendations pertaining to:

For further details, please click  here to read the plan.


 Where does your waste water go... the Underground Story

More than 17,000 people in Squamish create waste water every day. From homes and businesses, waste water flows into sewer pipes that connect to large pipes under the street and then to the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP).

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Waste Water Collection

How it all flows... and what should never enter the waste water system.

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Waste Water Treatment

We take all complaints of odour seriously. If you think it smells, please report it.

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