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Sewer Division


George Haggerty, General Supervisor 
Darrell Tatum, Industrial Pretreatment Manager
Mike Capps, WPC Plant Manager
Julia Watson, Projects Administrator
Jeffrey Hughes, P.E., Sewer Superintendent
Joria West, General Supervisor
Rita Jones, Administrative Assistant

Public Works Office:
1900 N. Monroe Street
Albany, GA 31701
For sewer problems (229) 883-6950 or (229) 883-8998 - day or night

Water Pollution Control Plant:
2726 Joshua Street
Albany, GA 31705
(229) 430-5264
Answering Service (229) 883-8998

Mission Statement

The Sanitary Sewer Enterprise Fund supports maintenance and construction of sewer infrastructure, monitors industrial wastewater discharges and provides the safe and effective treatment of wastewater to prevent an adverse impact to public health and the environment.

Quick Links:
Frequently Asked Questions                                        
Sewer, Industrial Pretreatment, and Construction Fees Schedule
FOG(Fats, Oil, & Grease Community Awareness Program) 

The Sewer Division:

  • Operates and maintains the City of Albany's wastewater and combination sanitary and stormwater collection system, 108 pump and and lift stations, and the 32 MGD capacity wastewater treatment plant.
  • Employs a staff of 61 personnel and operates 24 hours a day. 7 days a week, with on-call staff available to assist citizens with sewer related problems after hours.

  • Complies with regulations of two (2) Georgia Environment Protection Division permits: (1) NPDES Permit # GA 0037222 for the wastewater conveyance and treatment systems. (2) NPDES Permit # GA 0036854 for the combined sewer overflow (CSO) during heavy rain events.

The City Ordinances for Sanitary Sewer and Industrial Pretreatment are located in Chapter 60, Article III (utilities) in the City Code of Ordinances. City of Albany Code of Ordinances are available for online access.