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Water & Resource Recovery Center: Facility Plan
The City of Dubuque developed a facility plan for its Water & Resource Recovery Center (WRRC) located at 795 Julien Dubuque Drive.
City staff worked with a consultant, Strand Associates Inc. of Madison, to develop the facility plan. The objectives of the plan were:
Assessing the current condition of the WRRC
Finding alternatives for sludge disposal with related costs and impacts
Creating a secondary treatment plan
Finding disinfection alternatives with related costs and impacts
Fulfilling the requirements of the State of Iowa Revolving Fund Program for the possibility of funding plant upgrades
Developing a prioritized list of plant upgrades for possible phasing of plant construction
Analyzing the probability of nutrient removal requirements for the WRRC
Creating a Facility Plan that with input from all interested Dubuque citizens and City staff