|The Gloucester County Utilities Authority operates regional wastewater conveyance and treatment facilities. Currently, the GCUA serves:
- East Greenwich
- National Park
- Washington Township
- West Deptford
- Woodbury Heights
Provisions of these wastewater services plays a major role in protecting public health and the environment of the County. It also provides an essential role in supporting existing and attracting new commercial and industrial enterprises to the County.
The GCUA's existing facilities currently consists of 63 miles of gravity interceptors and force mains, 9 pump stations, and 50 metering and sampling stations. GCUA also operates a 24.1 million gallons per day Secondary Activated Sludge Treatment Plant which accepts and treats 17.2 million gallons of wastewater per day. In addition, the GCUA operated a 200,000 gallon per day Septage Receiving Station to serve the disposal needs of County residents not served by public sewer and a Leaf Compost Facility.
In addition, the GCUA is in the process of designing another 9 miles of miles of force main and an additional pump station to improve its delivery of services. These facilities are scheduled to begin operation in the fall of 1995. The Authority currently employs 69 operational, maintenance and administrative personnel.
The Gloucester County Utilities Authority is located on Paradise Road in West Deptford. Mailing Address is P.O. Box 340, Thorofare, NJ 08086.