Glenbard Wastewater Authority Background

Public Notices and Review Documents

Public Notices and Review Documents

(Public Notices and Review documents will be posted here when available and necessary)


Notice of Combined Sewer Overflow Permitted Discharge
(Posted January 23, 2018)

Public Notification Program for the Combined Sewer
Treatment Facility (CSTF)
The Glenbard Wastewater Authority (Authority) formed through an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Villages of Glen Ellyn and Lombard creating Regional Wastewater Treatment Facilities. Included in those facilities is the CSTF which operates under the Authority’s Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) National Pollution Discharge Elimination Systems (NPDES) Permit numbers IL0022471-001, 002 and 003. The Village of Lombard owns and maintains a collection system that
incorporates approximately seven square miles of residential and commercial development tributary to the CSTF. The Authority, has developed this web page entry to notify the public of any discharges that occur from any of the three (3) permitted outfalls associated with the CSTF. These outfalls all discharge partially treated effluent into the East Branch of the DuPage River.

The CSTF, IL Permit Number 0022471, discharged at ~ 8:00 AM, on January 22, 2018, for a period of ~ 21 hours, with a total discharge of 6.362 million gallons, due to a storm event which began at ~ 4:00 AM on January 22, 2018, and ended ~ 24 hours later, with total rainfall of .87″

Days are classified as 12:00p.m to 12:00p.m for permit reporting of the CSTF. If at any time you have questions regarding the discharge of the CSTF to the East Branch of the DuPage River or how the Authority treats the water, please do not hesitate to contact Authority staff at (630) 790-1901. Click here to view the Authority’s storm water plant.


Notice of Invitation To Bid for Digester Cleaning and Municipal Sludge Disposal (Posted January 16, 2018)

Please follow the link below to view the Bid Advertisement for Digester Cleaning and Municipal Sludge Disposal

Digester Cleaning and Municipal Sludge Disposal Bid Advertisement


Notice of Invitation To Bid for Municipal Biosolids Disposal (Posted December 21, 2017)

Please follow the link below to view the Bid Advertisement for Municipal Biosolids Disposal

Biosolids Disposal Bid Advertisement


Contact Information

Glenbard Wastewater Authority
945 Bemis Rd
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
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Phone: (630) 790.1901
Fax: (630) 858.8119

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
7:30a.m. – 4:00p.m

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