May 22, 2014

Wastewater plant will need upgrades as Merced grows

Merced’s Wastewater Treatment Plant cleans millions of gallons of water a day before sending it out to irrigate farmland in Merced County. It’s a state of the art facility complete with touch-screen controls and robots. Though the facilty’s upgrade is just a few years old, experts say Merced’s expected growth will call for another facility to go up by 2030.

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