The Municipal Wastewater section handles all aspects of interactions between municipalities and DEEP regarding wastewater treatment. From planning the needed infrastructure, through design and construction oversight, to operation, maintenance, and permitting, the Municipal Wastewater section provides guidance, support, and regulatory efforts related to wastewater at the municipal level.
*NEW* As of December 1, 2021, there is a new "real-time" sanitary sewer overflow and combined sewer overflow (CSO) public page located at CT DEEP Performance Dashboard. This is where you can view "real-time" sanitary sewer and CSO bypass information.. The map has a query function with the ability to export information. The data from the previous system will still be available at Archived Bypass / Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Information.
Bypass Reporting for Municipalities Information for wastewater treatment plant and collection system operators required to report sewage bypasses and CSOs.
Clean Water Fund Information on the Clean Water Fund Program including priority lists and DEEP memos
Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs): Background information about CSOs in the State for the public..
Operator Certification for Municipal Wastewater Treatment Facilities: Includes exam information, exam or reciprocity application and the Chief, Shift, Process Control Operator, and Direct Responsible Charge Verification Form.
Review of Wastewater Infrastructure Plans and Specifications Information on what needs to be reviewed by DEEP
Significant Non-Compliance (SNC) National Compliance Initiative (NCI) Advisory: NPDES permittees—not just industrial contributors—are complying with their permits.”
DEEP Municipal Wastewater Updates
Join the DEEP Municipal Wastewater Updates Newsletter to receive notification of program updates, web postings and other information regarding the Municipal Wastewater Program. Once you click on the link, fill out the form and choose DEEP Municipal Wastewater to keep up to date!
For additional information regarding the Municipal Wastewater Program, please contact the Municipal Wastewater section by e-mail or call us at 860-424-3704.
Content last updated on December 1, 2021