Glenbard Wastewater Authority Background


Facility Improvement Project

Glenbard is underway with its Facility Improvement Project (FIP). The Authority has been working with a team of Black & Veatch design engineers the past year on its FIP Project design that will rehabilitate its Raw Influent Pump Station, Tertiary…

Resource Recovery

Glenbard moves forward with installation of Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Project. Combined heat and power is a fast growing, sustainable technology that involves both the production of usable electrical energy and heat energy in one facility. For larger wastewater…

Welcome to Our Website

Welcome to our new website. We are excited to present our first website offering and are hopeful it will provide insight and information to the inner-workings of your award winning wastewater treatment facility.

Utility of The Future Award

The Glenbard Wastewater Authority received notification that it is to be the recipient of the Utility of the Future Award. The Water Resource Utility of The Future Award is given to facilities that show success in innovative and sustainable management…

Used Cooking Oil Recycling

Keep Cooking Fats, Oils, and Grease Out of Your Sink! Even if hot water is running and the cooking fats, oils, and grease is liquid when it goes down the drain, cooking oils and fats solidify as soon as they…

CSWEA Mag. Plant Profile

The Glenbard Wastewater Authority (GWA) provides wastewater treatment for the communities of Glen Ellyn, Lombard, and adjacent unincorporated areas. The GWA was created in 1977 and the regional wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) became operational in 1982. A number of projects…

RV Dumping

Glenbard Wastewater Authority gladly accepts private recreational vehicle’s (RV’s) for purposes of sanitary dump/disposal. This service is free of charge and is only available to those with our service area. Please contact us a minimum of thirty minutes before expected…

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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