Wastewater Collection

Wastewater Collection Division Overview

The Bowling Green Wastewater Collection Division is responsible for maintaining the sewage collection system, which entails 14 sewage lift stations with 2 to 3 pumps in each station, ranging in size from 4 inch to 6 inch pumps. The Division is responsible for maintaining 85 miles of sanitary sewers ranging in size from 6 inch to 108 inch, combination sewers, and 35 miles of storm sewers ranging in size from 6 inch to 60 inch. The Wastewater Collection Division also mows and maintains the ditches within the city limits.

Working Hours

The normal working hours are Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 4 pm. If there is an emergency after normal working hours call the Police Department at 419-352-1131 and explain your emergency and they will contact the proper authorities. The Sewer Division has personnel on duty after hours and on weekends and holidays.


The Sewer Division is made up of a supervisor and 8 equipment operators. The Superintendent is Mike Johnson and the Supervisor is Craig Coe.