Wastewater Utility


The Lowell Regional Wastewater Utility's (LRWWU) mission is to effectively manage its wastewater and stormwater transport and treatment systems in a professional manner.  LRWWU strives to meet all applicable permit conditions and environmental standards while delivering outstanding services to our customers at fair and reasonable rates.


The LRWWU operates an ISO 14001-certified wastewater system that is designed to transport, treat, and safely dispose of wastewater, stormwater, and domestic septage from the City of Lowell and the surrounding towns of Chelmsford, Dracut, Tewksbury, and Tyngsborough.

Picture of Lowell Regional Wastewater Facility
Above: Duck Island Wastewater Treatment Facility

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