Where does sewage go after it leaves my home?

All sewage is pumped to the Wastewater Treatment Plant on Bay City Road, where the flow is treated before being discharged back into the Tittabawassee River. For more information on the WWTP and how the process works, please visit the Wastewater Treatment Department page.

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1. What is the difference between floods and backups? Do they overlap and, if so, how?
2. What percentage of homes in the City have footing drain connections to the sanitary sewer?
3. If I want to disconnect my footing drains from the sanitary sewer system, what do I do?
4. Are backflow valves worthwhile to install in my home?
5. Where does sewage go after it leaves my home?
6. Where are sewer pumping stations pumping to?
7. What impact does the Sanford Dam have on the citizens of Midland?